The first 501(c) Success Series program of 2018 features Anne Wallestad, President & CEO of BoardSource, a globally recognized organization focused on strengthening nonprofit board and executive leadership.
Prior to her appointment as president and CEO, Anne served on BoardSource’s leadership team for nearly five years. She has overseen a period of remarkable growth and change, helping BoardSource expand its leadership voice and build a model of program delivery that has resulted in a more than 200 percent growth in the number of leaders served.
Anne has played an instrumental role in the launch of several new leadership initiatives including the Stand for Your Mission
campaign, which challenges board leaders to play a stronger role in advocacy and public policy.
Under her leadership, BoardSource has been recognized as a finalist for the prestigious Drucker Prize for innovation, and named a Best Nonprofit to Work For in 2016 and 2017. Anne herself has been honored as one of The Nonprofit Times’ “Power & Influence Top 50.”
A program of the 501(c) Success National Speaker Series which brings prominent thought leaders to Kansas City to discuss the latest nonprofit research and trends.
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