Archive for the ‘Leadership’ Category

WEEKLY NEWS DIGEST (May 19-25, 2014)

Monday, May 26th, 2014

LEADERSHIP

Cleveland Museum of Art Taps Morgan Library’s William Griswold as Its New Director.” By Jennifer Maloney. Wall Street Journal. May 21, 2014.
Related story:
Cleveland Hires Leader of Morgan.” New York Times. May 21, 2014.

Pete Seeger’s Spirit Buoys Clearwater’s New Skipper: New Leader of Hudson River Sloop Clearwater, Peter Gross, Also Sings Folk Songs.” By Joseph De Avila. Wall Street Journal. May 24, 2014.

WEEKLY NEWS DIGEST (May 5-11, 2014)

Monday, May 12th, 2014

LEADERSHIP

Ms. Foundation for Women names new leader; Teresa Younger’s appointment as president and CEO will be announced at the organization’s gala event on Thursday evening, celebrating founder Gloria Steinem’s 80th birthday.” By Theresa Agovino. Crain’s New York Business. May 5, 2014.

NPR Picks a New Leader With Lots of Commercial Experience.” By Eizabeth Jensen. New York Times. May 10, 2014.
Related story:
Meet NPR’s New Chief Executive: Jarl Mohn.” All Things Considered/National Public Radio. May 9, 2014
NPR taps E! founder as CEO.” Politico.com. May 10, 2014.

WEEKLY NEWS DIGEST (April 21-27, 2014)

Monday, April 28th, 2014

LEADERSHIP

Judith Rodin: Director of the Day.” By Dean Baker. Huffington Post. April 23, 2014.

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

Wednesday, February 5th, 2014

LEADERSHIP

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

LEADERSHIP

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

LEADERSHIP

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

LEADERSHIP

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

LEADERSHIP

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

LEADERSHIP

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

LEADERSHIP

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.