Nonprofit CEO & Board Leadership Conference

Nonprofit CEO & Board Leadership Virtual Conference

Preparing for Tomorrow – Strengthening Your Leadership and Board Today

February 22, 2024
12:00pm-4:00pm EST (9:00am-1:00pm PST)

Registration Includes:

  • Registration for CEO, Executive Leadership Team Members, and all Board Members
  • Four panel sessions facilitated by DCM nonprofit experts
  • Fifteen national expert panelists
  • Recording of the conference
  • Free digital download of A Guide to Recruiting Your Next CEO: The Executive Search Handbook for Nonprofit Boards

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Dennis C. Miller, Founder & Chairman
Panel Discussion 1: CEO Succession Planning – The CEO’s Perspective
James McGuirk, Ph.D., President, DCM Executive Search
Joseph M. Costa, DCM Managing Director
Mary Pat Angelini, CEO, Preferred Behavioral Health Group (Retired)
Paul Boudreau, Principal, Paul Boudreau & Associates, LLC
Margaret Farman, CEO, United Cerebral Palsy of the North Bay (Retiring 2024)
David J. Hegarty, Ph.D., LMFT, CEO, Hope for Youth (Retired)
Panel Discussion 2: CEO Succession Planning – The Board’s Perspective
Yvonne Styles, Ph.D., DCM Executive Vice President
Michael Shriver, DCM Managing Director
Kevin Fischer, Board Chair, CIT International
Shanna Jafri, Chair, CEO Search Committee, Girl Scouts of Northern NJ
Brenda Ross-Dulan, Managing Principal, The Ross Dulan Group
Erin Wilkins, Esq., Founder, The Law Office of M. Erin Wilkins, LLC
Break: Meet Our Sponsors

The Nonprofit Profit Professionals for Commercial Insurance & Employee Benefits
Tiffany Vrabel, MBA, CIC, ARM
Senior Vice President
Direct: (610) 694-1905

Jim Spanarkel, CFP, CIMA
Merrill Lynch Wealth Management
Spanarkel, Browne & Associates
Global Institutional Consulting
Phone: (201) 967-4817

Scott Davis​​, CPA
Partner‑In‑charge ‑ Not‑for‑Profit Services
Prager Metis CPAs
Direct: (703) 821-0702 x12002

Panel Discussion 3: Strengthening Your Leadership Team
Terrence F. Cahill, Ed.D., President, DCM Institute for Nonprofit Board and Executive Leadership
Allan L. Weisberg, DCM Managing Director
Jessica Padilla Gonzalez, CEO, CUMAC
Laura Heintz, Ph.D., CEO, Stanford Sierra Youth & Families
Damyn Kelly, J.D., Ph.D., President & CEO, Lutheran Social Services of New York
Susan Leyburn, CEO, LifePath Inc.
Liz Olive, CEO, Vista Care Inc.
Panel Discussion 4: Strengthening Your Nonprofit Board
Gregory A. Nielsen, DCM Executive Vice President
Jay Weisman, DCM Managing Director
Pam Cannell, President & CEO, BoardBuild
Brian Roland Corbin, Ed.D., Executive Vice President, Catholic Charities USA
Anthony Davis, Esq., Board President, CTC Academy
Joseph F. Duffy, Peer Reviewer, Council on Accreditation
Fred C. Wasiak, President & CEO, Food Bank of South Jersey