An Interview with Sherece West-Scantlebury, President & CEO, The Winthrop Rockefeller Foundation

Makiyah Moody // Wednesday, April 04, 2018

An Interview with Sherece West-Scantlebury, President & CEO, The Winthrop Rockefeller Foundation

Sherece West-Scantlebury shares how she navigates challenging times by leading with grace and why she rejects the view that poverty is a character flaw.

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Categories: Leadership

Is It Time for a Strategy Check-up?

La Piana Consulting // Monday, April 02, 2018

Is It Time for a Strategy Check-up?

Five questions to help you get your organizational strategy in shape for spring.

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Categories: Nonprofits, Strategic Planning

Natalie S. Burke, President and CEO, CommonHealth ACTION

Makiyah Moody // Wednesday, March 28, 2018

Natalie S. Burke, President and CEO, CommonHealth ACTION

Natalie S. Burke reminds us of the value of orchestrating discomfort for yourself and others, the importance of a diverse network, and why holding healthy tension is the responsibility of a leader.

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An Interview with Dr. Mahalia Hines, President, Common Ground Foundation

Makiyah Moody // Tuesday, March 20, 2018

An Interview with Dr. Mahalia Hines, President, Common Ground Foundation

Dr. Mahalia Hines shares words of wisdom for the next generation of leaders, reflects on the leader’s role in creating an organizational or team culture, and lifts up the importance of faith and friendship.

 

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An Interview with Tulaine Montgomery, Managing Partner, New Profit

Makiyah Moody // Tuesday, March 13, 2018

An Interview with Tulaine Montgomery, Managing Partner, New Profit

Join us for this absorbing interview with Tulaine Montgomery, who shares many of her career highlights and inspirations, philosophy on self-care, and lessons learned from working at the intersection of philanthropy, social entrepreneurship, systems, and social change.

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An Interview with Vernetta Walker, VP Programs and Chief Governance Officer, BoardSource

Makiyah Moody // Wednesday, March 07, 2018

An Interview with Vernetta Walker, VP Programs and Chief Governance Officer, BoardSource

"Know your strength. Own your power. Pursue your purpose." This fourth interview in the series Black & Bold: Perspectives on Leadership features Vernetta Walker of BoardSource, whose comments beautifully model the importance of reflection and self-awareness to grow and be effective as a leader.

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An Interview with Ify Walker of Offor Walker Group

Makiyah Moody // Tuesday, February 27, 2018

An Interview with Ify Walker of Offor Walker Group

In this third interview in the series Black & Bold: Perspectives on Leadership, Ify Walker describes instances of "taking back her time," navigating tensions between values and career, the importance of surrounding yourself with people who support you, and more.

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An Interview with Tenicka Boyd

Makiyah Moody // Wednesday, February 21, 2018

An Interview with Tenicka Boyd

This second interview in the series Black & Bold: Perspectives on Leadership features Tenicka Boyd, who shares insights from her leadership journey, books that have informed her social justice work, and words of inspiration for others.

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An Interview with Tyra Mariani, Executive Vice President, New America

Makiyah Moody // Wednesday, February 14, 2018

An Interview with Tyra Mariani, Executive Vice President, New America

In this first interview in our series Black & Bold: Perspectives on Leadership, we talk with Tyra Mariani about her career journey, what she has learned about being a successful leader, and what inspires and sustains her in her work.

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Categories: Nonprofits, Leadership

New Blog Series to Begin This Month

Makiyah Moody // Wednesday, February 07, 2018

New Blog Series to Begin This Month

Black & Bold: Perspectives on Leadership is a new interview series amplifying the voices of Black women in the social sector and their leadership journeys. Beginning February 14, this series is created and curated by Makiyah Moody as an act of resistance to the fallacy of white supremacy and a creative opportunity to connect people who are curious about the shared experiences of others.

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