Inspired Nonprofit Leadership

Episode 080: Save time and get a great result when hiring!

My guest for this episode is Kimmi Cantrell. Kimmi is an unrelenting optimist who is passionate about bringing love and light to the workplace. As Managing Director of Careers In Nonprofits, she spends her days connecting with nonprofit decision makers as well as job seekers, aiding both in finding solutions to their problems. Kimmi has made it her mission to educate and empower individuals to bui…

Episode 079: 3 strategies you need working with your board in a crisis

In this episode, Mary gives you three strategies you need to consider while working with your board (and even your team) during this challenging time of the pandemic and even many natural disasters. Times are different and our approaches to some nonprofit activities need to be different too. Mary has over 40 years experience in the nonprofit sector: 26 as an executive and 18 as a board member. She…

Episode 078: Are you missing key leadership qualities?

The guest for this episode is Paul Nazareth. Paul has been a leader in Canada’s philanthropic sector with over 20 years’ experience. Currently Vice President of Education& Development at the Canadian Association of Gift Planners, he’s also the founder of Connectworking – a skill building program for people of purpose. He was most recently VP at the charity CanadaHelps, has been a philanthropic…

Episode 077: Are you getting the results from branding you could be?

My guest for this episode is Lidia Varesco Racoma. Lidia is a brand strategist and marketing designer and has been working with nonprofits since she started her design career 20+ years ago. Through her company, Lidia Varesco Design, Lidia empowers nonprofits, associations, higher ed and entrepreneurs to make a change through strategic branding and creative marketing design. Since 2000, she has hel…

Episode 076: What are you missing without legacy giving?

Today’s guest is Lori Kranczer. Lori believes firmly that planned giving, or “legacy giving,” which are ways donors make impactful gifts through endowments, bequests in wills or other structured gift vehicles, should be a vital part of the fundraising practice of every nonprofit organization, no matter the size, budget or mission. Lori partners with organizational leaders to customize planned givi…

Get your FREE Report:
6 Steps You Must Know to Unleash the Potential of Your Nonprofit Board

Get It Now >>

Let’s Talk


If you would like to talk to Mary about unleashing the potential of your board, schedule a free consultation.


Schedule Your Appointment Today