The Axelson Center for Nonprofit Management understands that leading an organization, engaging stakeholders, raising funds, and managing staff can be challenging. This 2018 BootCamp allows you to invest in yourself as a leader for three eye-opening days of professional growth. [Learn More ]

There will be experts speaking on a variety of topics including:

  • Fundraising
  • Board governance
  • Strategic planning
  • Human resources management
  • Project management

Connect with other nonprofit executive directors from across a variety of subsectors for support and collaborative solutions to the challenges you wrestle with in your leadership role.

Wednesday, August 1 – Thursday August 3

August 1, 2018 (8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.)

     Purpose and People

August 2, 2018 (8:30 a.m. – 5:30 p.m.)

     Principles and Key Management Essentials

August 3, 2018 (8:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.)

 Plans, Priorities, and Your Ongoing Leadership Journey

A team of highly experienced leaders present BootCamp sessions in the focus areas of mission, board governance, leadership style and capabilities, strategic management, financial management and planning, resource development, and legal and ethical issues. Additional professionals contribute to a Resource Development Panel and Executive Director Panel.

Speakers and Panelists:

  • Norma Seledon 
  • Crystal Williams
  • George R. Thorn
  • Gregg Stockey
  • Sheldon Smith
  • Sejal Shah-Myers
  • Laura S. Sailer
  • Emily Reusswig
  • Cori Moschberger
  • Kelli McMiller
  • Catherine Marsh
  • Jennifer R. Madden
  • Richard L. Jones
  • Sidney Freitag-Fey
  • Gianfranco Farruggia
  • Joy Decker
  • Monika Black
  • David Bea
  • Sandra Aponte
  • Salvatore Alaimo
  • Rob Acton

[Learn More About the Panelists] 

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