Condo Consultant: HOA president cannot rule the roost without board OK

Question: Does the president of an HOA have the right to unilaterally make a decision without checking with the board? The president of our HOA decided to place pyramid-shaped traffic devices in front of our clubhouse to deter parking. At our last meeting, the president admitted that she authorized the action, but did she have the right to do so on her own, without board approval, or without bringing it up at a board meeting?    Read the Q&A………….