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2018 Nonprofit Leadership Conference - Monday, November 19, 2018 - Kansas City


2017 Conference Resources & Presentations

2017 Nonprofit Leadership Conference

Melanie Anderson, Director of External and Governmental Affairs, Opportunity Nation - What's Your Score? Making the Opportunity Index Work for You (and Your Community)

David Renz, Director, Midwest Center for Nonprofit Leadership, UMKC - Sustaining the Pivotal Partnership: The Power of Boards, Chairs, and CEOs Working Together

Jamie Kleinsorge, Nonprofit Missouri - Finding and Using Data to Support Your Advocacy Efforts

Diane Marty, Principal, Faire Consulting LLC - Hamster Wheels are Exhausting

Darwin Pennye, Director of the Kansas City Royals Urban Youth Academy

Jon Binder, Senior Consultant, OMNI Human Resource Management - Nonprofit Total Rewards - Competing for Talent - Handout

Dan Prater - Executive Director at the Center for Nonprofit Leadership at Drury University -

Handout 1 - Handout 2

Hannah Allee, Systems Specialist, United Way of Greater St. Louis - How We Do Business: Integrating Collective Impact Into Your Work - Handout

Julie Assel, President, Assel Consulting - Setting Your Lineup: Researching and Cultivating Potential Grant Funding Sources

Monica Tiffany, Creative Director, M&C - Take the Hassle Out of Nonprofit Content Development: Proven Strategies, Tips, and Shortcuts the Pros Use to Keep Things Fresh

Christy Cubbage-Rigby, Director of Client Accounting, Support Kansas City, Megan Campbell, Director of Development, Support Kansas City, and Debra Box, Executive Director, Support Kansas City - All Things Annual - Annual Development Plans, Annual Reports, Annual Retreats, Annual Filings (990s, 1099s) and Budgets

Kerri VanMeveren, Founder, Amazing Tradition LLC - Data's Role in Your Nonprofit Storytelling Strategy - Handout 1 - Handout 2

Gina Knapp, Vice President, Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater St. Louis, Michael Lemon, Assistant Director, Center for Public Partnerships & Research, Monica Enloe, Associate Executive Director, JDRF Greater Kansas City Chapter, Lyn Lakin, President, Lyn Lakin Consulting - Winning the Triple Crown: Finance, Programs, and Development Teaming Up to Win Big

Scott Helm, Associate Director, Midwest Center for Nonprofit Leadership - Problem Solving Through Facilitated Design Thinking

Allie Chang Ray, Nonprofit Missouri - Content Marketing to Steward & Cultivate Supporters


2016 Conferences Resources & Presentations

2016 Nonprofit Leadership Conference

Jan Masaoka, CEO of the California Association of Nonprofits & Founder of Blue Avocado - Understanding and Changing Your Business Model in 60 Minutes - Handout 1 - Handout 2

Diane Marty, Founder, Faire Consulting LLC and Tim Sweeny, Consultant, Praxis Nonprofit Strategies - Ready. Aim. Fire. Fundraising

Jamie Kleinsorge, Nonprofit Missouri & Napoleon Williams III, Connections to Success - Policy Advocacy Solutions for Nonprofits

Denise McNerney, CEO & President, iBossWell Inc. - Leading Amongst Differences: How to Lead and Influence Effectively When Challenged with Different Personality Styles

Debra Snoke-Adams, Missouri Assistant Attorney General, Consumer Protection Division - The Attorney General, Nonprofits, and Fundraising Law

Jennifer Meehan, Executive Director, Affton Christian Food Pantry - Generation: Give: Understanding Generational Diversity

Bill Regan, ROI Resources L3C - UNMASKING...the ASK...Unveiling the Moral Biography of the Donor

Rob Blevins, Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Ozarks/Springfield - BIG Events: Low Cost, High Yield Marketing

Dan Prater, Director, Center for Nonprofit Leadership, Drury University - Cultural Communication

2016 Eastern Missouri Nonprofit Conference

Ignite, Challenge, Act: Resource Atlas


2015 Conference Resources & Presentations

2015 Nonprofit Leadership Conference

Scott Helm, Associate Director, Midwest Center for Nonprofit Leadership, UMKC - Measuring Social Impact: Aligning Strategy & Assessment

Barry Rosenberg, Professor of Practice, George Warren Brown School of Social Work, Washington University St. Louis - Building a Culture of Fundraising

David Renz, Director, Midwest Center for Nonprofit Leadership at UMKC - Keeping Them in the Game! Strategies for Building and Sustaining Board Member Engagement

D. Scott Penman, Principal, Penman & Winton Consulting Group, Barbara Levin, Nonprofit Missouri, and Paul Kincaid, President, Kincaid Communications - Nonprofit Success: Achieve Impact through Advocacy

Brigette Rouson, Principal, Rouson Associates - Inclusion Makes the World Rebound

Sharon Latimer, CPA, Rubin Brown Assurance Services Group and Colleen McDole, CPA, Rubin Brown Assurance Services Group - New Standards in Financial Reporting

Michael Tracy, Managing Principal, OMNI Employment Management Services - Nonprofit Compensation - An Oxymoron?

Dan Prater, Director, Center for Nonprofit Leadership, Drury University - Quick and Easy Ways to Ruin (or Build) Your Organization's Image


2014 Conference Resources & Presentations

2014 Nonprofit Leadership Conference

Tim Delaney, National Council of Nonprofits - Ten Trends and Threats to the Nonprofit Sector

Government-Nonprofit Contracting: From 30,000 Feet to Your Bottom Line

William Schambra, Hudson Institute: Nonprofits, Community, and the Whole Persona