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Building Capacity: How to be More Effective in Your Work
Thursday, February 8, 2018 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pmNo cost to participate
Capacity Building is any action that will improve the effectiveness of your arts organization including: financial stability, program quality and smart growth. This workshop will address issues of staff and board professional development, developing sources of funding and earned income, collaborations across sectors, and creating effective organizational plans (development, strategic, financial, social media…). Board members and staff thought leaders are encouraged to attend and to bring questions and real-time examples. Specific agenda will be co-created by attendees and facilitator to ensure the best use of your time investment.
Presented by Sheila Terryll of Wiser Wolf. High-energy and creatively charged, making vision reality; Sheila Terryll is a leadership and fundraising mentor helping to develop and coach individuals and teams. Terryll founded and lead the development consulting company, Flying Buttress, for over a decade before co-founding Wiser Wolf in 2014. A few of Terryll’s high profile successes include lead fundraiser for the 2008 Legacy Campaign, founding executive director of Achieve Minneapolis, and development work for the Open Book literary center capital campaign. For several years Terryll has taught Leadership and Policy classes in the Saint Mary’s University of Minnesota graduate arts administration degree program. Terryll’s focus at Wiser Wolf is to help organizations achieve and maintain effective leadership and financial stability via best practices and strategy.