Mission Impossible: Rogue Chapters

Arrows May 9, 2016 By: Christina M. Darnowski, CAE

Association chapters and their parent organizations share a common mission, but they may at times clash over competing programs or chapter compliance issues. Component relations professionals who have tackled those challenges share their advice.

One issue that keeps component relations professionals awake at night is the problem of rogue chapters: those that ignore brand standards, do not follow charter requirements, or operate as if they are not connected to the parent association....