2022 Cohort Closed
A year long professional development program for those seeking to build unique leadership skills necessary to serve in senior/executive roles in the nonprofit environment.
Debbie Reed, President/CEO of Chaddock, serves as the facilitator, instructor and coach of the Nonprofit Leadership Academy. Reed has more than 25 years of nonprofit leadership experience, and has trained on leadership topics for organizations throughout the country. She holds a Ph.D. in Organizational Leadership and has trained, consulted with, and coached current and emerging leaders from dozens of nonprofit organizations. Many thanks to the Tracy Family Foundation for sponsoring the Academy as part of their capacity building focus.
The Non-Profit Leadership Academy features 9 group sessions ranging from two-hours to half-day seminars, with reading, learning opportunities, projects between sessions. Each participant completes an individualized leadership assessment and receives a manual with articles, information for discussion, and recommended reading for more in-depth study.
LEARNING ACTIVITIES & PROJECTS
Leadership Philosophies | Individualized Leadership Styles | Differences in Leadership and Management | Unique Aspects of Nonprofit Leadership | Organizational Culture | Strategy and Systems | Innovation and Change | Pace and Balance
TOPICS OF STUDY
Two Individualized Coaching Sessions | Two Mentor Interactions | Interviews of Two Leaders | Journaling on Learning | Leadership Style Feedback | Targeted Learning Project | Individual Leadership Project