Recruitment and Retention of New Planning Council/Planning Body Members
Strategies to improve recruitment and retention of new PC/PB members. Speakers provided insights into the legislatively required membership categories, presented a recommended process for bringing on new members, and shared best and promising practices such as establishing consumer trust and effective, ongoing orientation throughout the year.
Members of the Detroit EMA and Bergen-Passaic TGA PC/PBs discussed their general approaches to recruitment and retention of new members. They reviewed challenges they have faced, and their most effective strategies to overcome challenges and build a strong, effective PC/PB.