The goal of this course is to introduce those interested in nonprofit leadership and/or management to key terms and topics involved. It is paramount that our incoming leaders realize the business acumen needed to successfully manage 21st century nonprofits. The course is tailored for students guided by their hearts and passions to improve the quality of our communities locally as well as globally. Emotional intelligence, ample business knowledge and tact are needed in order to effectively compete in neighborhoods and in the Board rooms.
Instructor: Ceciley Bradford-Jones, MS, MBA, is widely recognized non-profit executive who has a distinguished career in mental and behavioral health; criminal justice and business. Ms. Bradford-Jones has recently been appointed to serve as the Executive Director of the Mayor’s Office of Reintegration Services (R.I.S.E).