Diversity, Equity, Inclusion, and Access: Our First Steps on a Long Road Recently, the Third Sector Company convened a Diversity, Equity, Inclusion, and Access (DEIA) Strategy Task Force with the purpose to bring awareness to definitions and agreements in our community around social justice and freedom from oppressive conditions in the United States present
What Is Succession Planning? Find a Common Understanding In our experience, when someone uses the “S-Word” in a nonprofit organization or board agenda it really means: “It is time for somebody to go.” Imagine if you are an executive director, serving for 25 years, and then at a board meeting somebody raises their
The Nonprofit Leadership Search and Support team at Third Sector Company is pleased to share that Phillip Prud’homme has been appointed as the first Executive Director of Friends of Lopez Island Pool (FLIP). As Executive Director, Pru’homme will complete a $4 million+ capital campaign to launch construction and prepare for the successful operation of
HOW INTERIM LEADERS CAN TAP INTO THE POWER OF HUMILITY Reflections from the August 19 Interim Executives Roundtable with Dr. Marilyn Gist By Mike Mitchell, CAE I have always been a fan of business thought leader Jim Collins because of something that is very personal to me. In his book Good to Great,
When employees leave an organization and there is no succession plan in place, it can take a big toll on any entity. Here's why it is crucial to have a succession plan for nonprofit organizations.
The Nonprofit Leadership Search and Support team at Third Sector Company is pleased to share that Clinton Connell has been appointed the new Executive Director for the British Columbia Association for Crane Safety (BCACS, or BC Crane Safety). In his role as Executive Director, Clinton will continue BC Crane Safety’s mission to professionalize crane
Third Sector Company is proud to announce that Marc Haupert is Interim Executive Director of Being Alive! in Hollywood, CA. This follows the untimely and tragic death due to COVID-19 of former Executive Director (and Third Sector Company affiliate) Garry Bowie. Being Alive! President Carla Ford made the announcement after action by the Board.
The Nonprofit Leadership Search and Support team at Third Sector Company is pleased to share that Wayne Mortensen recently began as Chief Executive Officer of NeighborWorks Lincoln. A Nebraska native, Mortensen will relocate to Lincoln from Cleveland, Ohio where he served as Director of Design & Development at Cleveland Neighborhood Progress for the last
A Tribute and an Invitation from Third Sector Company During the Coronavirus Pandemic In Memory of Garry Bowie Third Sector Company Affiliate, Southern California 1961-2020 The entire community of Third Sector Company professionals throughout Southern California is deeply saddened to announce the death of Garry Bowie yesterday morning due to complications of coronavirus.
Third Sector Company is pleased to share that Jorge Sciupac recently began as Interim Executive Director of Court Appointed Special Advocates (CASA) of Ventura County. Jorge is a graduate of Interim Executives Academy in Los Angeles and brings over 25 years of nonprofit and business experience spanning three continents. A bilingual leader, Jorge has
It appears that classroom learning alone is not yielding any measurable progress in Diversity and Inclusion. The steps that need to be taken must go deeper.
For two days in the desert, a group of nonprofit professionals gathered to discuss strategic transitional management for nonprofit organizations. The graduates of Interim Executives Academy in Phoenix in January are now proud holders of a certificate in interim leadership. (Front Row – Mark Slocum, Rachel Morse, Deb Thompson, Beth Morrison, Jeffrey Wilcox and Lyvier
The Nonprofit Leadership Search and Support team at Third Sector Company is pleased to share that Randy Ogata, DDS has been named Executive Director of Seattle-King County Dental Society (SKCDS) after a successful 25-year orthodontic practice. Dr. Ogata brings a career’s worth of professional experience in addition to serving on and leading numerous committees and
Third Sector Company is proud to announce that our Executive Search customer, Pacific Hospital Preservation & Development Authority, has selected John Kim as its Executive Director. John is a seasoned strategic leader who is passionate about collaborating with people and organizations committed to making a meaningful difference in health care equity. John’s professional experience spans
The San Francisco Gay Men’s Chorus (SFGMC) is delighted to announce that it has hired Daniel Hlad to fill the newly created position of Director of Development and Marketing. After an extensive national search, Executive Director Chris Verdugo chose Hlad to lead a growing team. Verdugo said he was extremely pleased to have attracted so many outstanding
Succession planning is highly beneficial to organizations of all kinds, yet it is an often overlooked part of business. Here's some insight as to why it matters and how planning for leadership transitions can benefit your cause.
We are proud to announce that Amy Zimerman is at work with The Community School of West Seattle, a nonprofit organization building a community where all children are honored and respected as naturally capable, curious, and creative beings. “Community School has a remarkable teaching team and a wonderfully engaging curriculum for preschool students,” says Amy.
We are proud to announce that Lindsay Shields, one of Third Sector Company’s Senior Advisors in California, is at work with San Francisco Gay Men’s Chorus as its Interim Development Director. Lindsay has been fostering growth through positive change in nonprofits for over 20 years as well as serving as an Interim Executive Director in