Archive for the ‘Leadership’ Category

WEEKLY NEWS DIGEST (January 27-February 2, 2014)

Wednesday, February 5th, 2014


An outsider shakes up venerable agency; CEO David Rivel wants to rebrand the Jewish Board of Family and Children’s Services.” By Theresa Agovino. Crains New York Business. January 27, 2014.

WEEKLY NEWS DIGEST (January 20-26, 2014)

Monday, January 27th, 2014


UJA-Federation Names New Head; Charity Organization Names Lawyer as Next CEO; tapped one of its top New York volunteers to become its next chief executive.” By Melanie Grayce West. Wall Street Journal. January 25, 2014.

WEEKLY NEWS DIGEST (December 2-8, 2013)

Monday, December 9th, 2013


Dara Richardson-Heron of the Y.W.C.A., on Persistence.” By Adam Bryant. New York Times. December 7, 2013.

WEEKLY NEWS DIGEST (October 28-November 3, 2013)

Monday, November 4th, 2013


Audubon, Beyond the Binoculars; President David Yarnold Pushes the Environmental-Conservation Group in New Directions.” By Melanie Grayce West. Wall Street Journal. November 2, 2013.

WEEKLY NEWS DIGEST (September 30-October 6, 2013)

Monday, October 7th, 2013


Howard University President Ribeau retires.” By Nick Anderson. Washington Post. October 2. 2013.
Related story:
In Surprise Move, President of Howard University Resigns as Budget Troubles Loom.” New York Times. October 2, 2013.

WEEKLY NEWS DIGEST (September 16-22, 2013)

Monday, September 23rd, 2013


Smithsonian Head to Retire Next Year; Wayne Clough Has Been Prodigious Fundraiser for the Institution.” By Kelly Crow. Wall Street Journal. September 18, 2013.

WEEKLY NEWS DIGEST (September 9-15, 2013)

Monday, September 16th, 2013


NAACP chief Ben Jealous to resign, cites family reasons.” By Melanie Eversley. USA Today. September 8, 2013.
Related stories:
President of N.A.A.C.P. to Step Down.” New York Times. September 9, 2013.
NAACP president plans to step down.
Boston Globe/Associated Press. September 9, 2013.

WEEKLY NEWS DIGEST (August 5-11, 2013)

Monday, August 12th, 2013


For One-Time Tech Exec, Leading D.C. Charity Is No Small Job.” Al Things Considered/National Public Radio. August 7, 2013.

Talking Optimism and Opportunity With New Ford Foundation Head; Darren Walker: ‘This Is the Opportunity of a Lifetime’.” By Melanie Grayce West. Wall Street Journal. August 8, 2013.

WEEKLY NEWS DIGEST (July 22-28, 2013)

Monday, July 29th, 2013


At Ford Foundation, Vice President Rises to Top Job.” By James Barron. New York Times. July 24, 2013.

WEEKLY NEWS DIGEST (June 17-23, 2013)

Monday, June 24th, 2013


Physician Chosen to Lead Komen Breast-Cancer Charity.” By Melanie Grayce West. Wall Street Journal. June 18, 2013.