Calling all new Executive Directors!

If you’re a new Executive Director, we’ve got your back this spring! Join ESC volunteer Wendy Burtner-Owens for ED “Huddles” this spring, as well as another round of ED Boot Camp. Registration is open!

Executive Director Huddles
Thursdays, Jan. 11, Feb. 8; March 8, April 12, May 10 from noon – 1 p.m.

Break down the isolation barrier! This exclusive affinity group for nonprofit EDs and CEOs is a
unique monthly forum in which nonprofit chief executives come together for a brown bag lunch to share experiences, challenges, solutions, and best practices. Join us as we launch this new group to deepen connections and build a community of support among participants.

Instructor: Wendy Burtner-Owens, Steeltown Entertainment Project
Fee: Free, but R.S.V.P. is required (bring a lunch)

Executive Director Boot Camp
Wednesday, Jan. 31 from 9 a.m. – 4 p.m.

ED Boot Camp is a day-long, entry-level workshop for new Executive Directors. Topics covered will include the basics of nonprofit management including: tools and tips for effective leadership, organizational stability, fundraising, financial management, regulatory compliance, external relations and governance. The day will be interactive and will draw on the experience of the participants to support and share creativity, learn new strategies and identify action steps for personal, as well as organizational growth.

Instructor: Wendy Burtner-Owens, Steeltown Entertainment Project
Fee: $125 ($115 if paid online)