Baruch College’s Center for Nonprofit Strategy and Management Presents Seminar

September 10, 2013 | Baruch College

Outstanding Nonprofit Board Leadership: A Conversation with the Winners of the 2013 Brooke W. Mahoney Award

NEW YORK, NY – September 10, 2013 – Baruch College’s Center for Nonprofit Strategy and Management and the VCG Governance Matters invite you to their next seminar, A Conversation with the Winners of the 2013 Brooke W. Mahoney Award for Outstanding Board Leadership, on Thursday, September 26.

The winner and finalists from this year’s Brooke W. Mahoney Award for Outstanding Board Leadership will sit down with moderator Dean David Birdsell from Baruch College’s School of Public Affairs (and Chair of VCG-GM) for a conversation about what makes their boards–and their organizations–successful.

David M. LaGreca, Executive Director of the VCG Governance Matters, will kick off the seminar with opening remarks.

Panelists include Helena Finn, Board Chair of the Battery Dance Company; Todd Grasinger,

Board Chair of the New York City Gay and Lesbian Anti-Violence Project; Lisa Cowan,

Board Chair of the Red Hook Initiative; and, Holly Sidford, Co-Chair of the Sadie Nash Leadership Project.

The Center for Nonprofit Strategy and Management prepares students for careers in nonprofit organizations to increase the expertise of those individuals leading and managing in the nonprofit sector of New York City.

WHAT:           A Conversation with the Winners of the 2013 Brooke W. Mahoney Award for Outstanding Board Leadership

WHEN:           Thursday, September 26

4:00 – 6:00 p.m.

WHERE:         Baruch College Information & Technology Building

Newman Conference Center

151 East 25th Street (Lexington and 3rd Avenues)

Room 750 (7th Floor)

See complete agenda here

About Baruch College:

Baruch College is a senior college in the City University of New York (CUNY) with a total enrollment of more than 17,000 students, who represent 160 countries and speak more than 100 languages. Ranked among the top 15% of U.S. colleges and the No. 5 public regional university, Baruch College is regularly recognized as among the most ethnically diverse colleges in the country. As a public institution with a tradition of academic excellence, Baruch College offers accessibility and opportunity for students from every corner of New York City and from around the world.  For more about Baruch College, go to http://www.baruch.cuny.edu/.

 

MEDIA CONTACTS:

Manny Romero, (646) 660-6141, manuel.romero@baruch.cuny.edu

Mercedes Sanchez, (646) 660-6112, mercedes.sanchez@baruch.cuny.edu