Your Path to Nonprofit Leadership

Your Path to Nonprofit Leadership

Looking for your next nonprofit job? Want to lead a nonprofit organization? Patton McDowell (www.pattonmcdowell.com) brings the best in career development and nonprofit leadership to each episode, helping you find the perfect nonprofit opportunity and guiding you along the path to leadership in the philanthropic sector. Patton brings 30 years of nonprofit leadership, coaching and consulting experience, and shares best practices for individual and organizational success based on his work with over 250 nonprofits and their staff and board leaders. The show now features over 150 interviews with nonprofit leaders and experts in philanthropy, as well as deep-dive solo episodes and other special editions. Hit subscribe, and accelerate your journey on a nonprofit career path that can change your life.

Recent Episodes

158: A Radical Approach to Nonprofit Leadership (Tom Vozzo)

May 19, 2022

158: A Radical Approach to Nonprofit Leadership (Tom Vozzo ) SUMMARY How do you balance capitalistic skills and passion for a cause? Tom Vozzo , who left a highly successful corporate career to become an unpaid nonprofit CEO…

157: Assuring Cross-Sector Collaboration as A Nonprofit Leader (Kate Markin Coleman)

May 12, 2022

157: Assuring Cross-Sector Collaboration as A Nonprofit Leader (Kate Markin Coleman) SUMMARY Are you creating unnecessary barriers for employment at your nonprofit? Kate Markin Coleman suggests you’re narrowing your talent p…

156: Everything You Believe About Small Nonprofit Fundraising is Wrong (Zoot Velasco)

May 5, 2022

156: Everything You Believe About Small Nonprofit Fundraising is Wrong (Zoot Velasco) SUMMARY Is your small nonprofit still trying to raise money through special events? Modeling your fundraising plan on what large nonprofi…

155: Relationship Building: The Key to Nonprofit Leadership (Siobhan Davenport)

April 28, 2022

155: Relationship Building: The Key to Nonprofit Leadership (Siobhan Davenport) SUMMARY Are you advancing your skills to be the kind of strong leader the nonprofit sector needs? In episode #155 of Your Path to Nonprofit Lead…

154: Nonprofit & For-Profit; Creating a Successful Partnership (Shiloh Karshima)

April 21, 2022

154: Nonprofit & For-Profit; Creating a Successful Partnership (Shiloh Karshima) SUMMARY Do you communicate a clear message that properly represents the voice of those you serve? In episode #154 of Your Path to Nonprofit Le…

153: Why Diversification is Vital to Your Fundraising Plan (Holly Rustick)

April 14, 2022

153: Why Diversification is Vital to Your Fundraising Plan (Holly Rustick) SUMMARY Is your nonprofit organization writing competitive grants that grow your funding capacity? In episode #153 of Your Path to Nonprofit Leaders…