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Your Nonprofit Coach: Advice for Executives and Board Members

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In her column, “Nonprofit Coach,” Joan Garry offers nonprofit leaders — CEOs and trustees — frank advice drawn from years as a consultant to small nonprofits and from her tenure as executive director of Glaad, an advocacy group for LGBTQ people.

In a conversational style, Joan enjoys “stirring the pot,” as she puts it, by highlighting many of the toughest perennial challenges faced by nonprofit leaders, and offering frank advice to remedy them. She often urges leaders to acknowledge their weaknesses. In calling for change, she stokes questions and conversation among readers.
For your convenience, we’ve gathered all of Joan Garry’s columns here, so you can join the digital discussion.