Chicago, USA – Among the most diverse economies in the U.S., Chicago has also produced many of the foremost industrialists, corporate lawyers, merchants, and financiers in United States history.

Stable and reliable governance practices are critical elements in successful organizations and where strategy, operations and member or customer satisfaction intersect. GGA specializes in applying governance principles and best practices to the non-profit community.

GGA’s team of highly respected governance professionals draw on a wealth of theoretical knowledge and practical experience to help our clients govern their clubs and businesses more effectively.


The GGA approach to governance consulting is based on the Club Governance Model (Model), which remains the Standard of Excellence in governance as determined by the Club Managers Association of America (CMAA).

We recently incorporated several new features in the Model and published an updated version in its 2014 Guide to Implementing the Club Governance Model (Guide).

The Guide provides a thorough discussion of the Model along with a Sample Board Policies Manual and other practical approaches to implementation.


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  • Bylaws and Bestpractice Reviews

  • Guidance on Implementing the Model

  • Assistance in Developing a Board Policies Manual

  • Conducting or Facilitating Governance Workshops and Retreats

  • Training Club Boards and Directors




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