Wednesday, May 13, 2020 from 9:00 AM to 1:00 PM CDT
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Rebecca Stiemke and Laurie Bivona 
Volunteer Center McHenry County 
 Volunteer Center McHenry County

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If you need to cancel a workshop for any reason, the following refund schedule applies:

-One week or more prior to start date: 
5% cancellation fee applies.

-Less than one week prior to start date: 
No refund is available. 

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Please note, we reserve the right to cancel or reschedule workshops based on attendance. In the case of a cancellation, you will be contacted promptly about a refund and other opportunities.

Occassionally we offer early bird discounts or specials on our workshop registration fees. These discounts cannot be applied retroactively and must be utilized at the time of registration in order to be honored. 



This webinar will cover running a nonprofit organization---from mission to roles of the Executive Director, board, staff and volunteers, to best practices in nonprofit strategic leadership and management.  In this interactive session, the presenter will lead you in an exploration of “best practices” and case studies in the Nonprofit Executive Director’s role and expectations of performance by key stakeholders.  Whether you have been promoted internally to the top staff position or you are switching sectors to manage your first nonprofit, this is the workshop for you.  For practiced professionals this workshop is a great way to refresh and update your skills in compliance with current best practices.



  • To understand the roles and responsibilities of the Executive Director in relation to the Board of Directors
  • To understand the necessity of strategic leadership and planning for your organization
  • To explore current trends in organization fund development and how it is tied to accountability and marketing
  • To understand the roles and responsibilities of staff and volunteers in relation to the executive director and the board
  • To explore best practices in nonprofit organization promotion through the latest technology


Alicia Schatteman, PhD, Associate Professor at Northern Illinois University's Center for Nonprofit and NGO Studies


Non-Member Fee: $109
Bronze Member Fee: $89
Silver and Gold Member Fee: $69

For more information, call 815-344-4483 or visit us at volunteercentermchenrycounty.org.