Inspired Nonprofit Leadership

Episode 064: The role of education for nonprofit leaders and sustainability

My guest for this episode is Dr. Victoria Boyd. Dr. Boyd is President and Founder of The Philantrepreneur™ Foundation and has been a driving force in education and non-profit arenas as an author, trainer, administrator and advocate throughout the country. Dr. Boyd recognized early that her passion was educating others and had an extensive career teaching dance for 28 years experiencing extr…

Episode 065: Four types of board/executive director interactions

This is a bonus episode–a moment with Mary. In this episode I share some of what I learned when I studied the board chair/executive director relationship. When executive directors and their board chairs (and board members for that matter) interact on a 1:1 basis, what’s really going on? I found there were four different types of interactions. They were sharing facts, ideas, knowledge, or feelings…

Episode 063: What is the Fascinate® Assessment? How can it help you?

My guest for this episode is Pastor Kathleen Panning. Kathleen earned her Master of Divinity Degree from Luther Seminary in St. Paul, MN.  She was ordained as a pastor in the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America in 1980. She has served congregations in rural and urban settings, ranging in size from 150 – 6000+ members. Kathleen has trained as a mentor and coach and supervised seminary students f…

Episode 062: Insights about financial management and organizational culture

My guest for this episode is Stephen King. Given Stephen has gone from being a bootstrapped tech found to a billion-dollar executive to a nonprofit fundraiser, it’s safe to say he is not your traditional CPA. Stephen has over 20 years’ experience with nonprofits in fundraising and fund development. His experience at the forefront of technology development and accounting system design spans nearly…

Episode 061: Capital Campaigns: what nonprofit leaders need to know

My guest for this episode is Lindsay Simonds. Lindsay is a nonprofit, fundraising and management professional with over a decade of experience partnering with organizations for transformational change. Having raised over $1 billion cumulatively, she serves nonprofit clients ranging from start-up to multi-billion dollar budgets locally and nationally. Her sector focus areas are Health Care, Educatio…

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