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Session 2: Strategic Priorities for the Growing Nonprofit

How to Create a Strategic Plan and Board That Works for You

2022-12-19 17:00:00 2022-12-19 18:30:00 America/New_York Session 2: Strategic Priorities for the Growing Nonprofit Join Entrepreneur-in-Residence Rosalind Zavras and special guest, Diana Essex-Lettieri, as they walk through how to build a basic strategic plan as well as strategies for board development. Zoom -

Monday, December 19
5:00pm - 6:30pm

Add to Calendar 2022-12-19 17:00:00 2022-12-19 18:30:00 America/New_York Session 2: Strategic Priorities for the Growing Nonprofit Join Entrepreneur-in-Residence Rosalind Zavras and special guest, Diana Essex-Lettieri, as they walk through how to build a basic strategic plan as well as strategies for board development. Zoom -

Join Entrepreneur-in-Residence Rosalind Zavras and special guest, Diana Essex-Lettieri, as they walk through how to build a basic strategic plan as well as strategies for board development.

As we wrap up the year, let's start thinking about what's next! Strategic planning is a useful tool for a nonprofit of any size. We'll walk through how to build a basic strategic plan that will carry you into 2023 and beyond. A key part of your strategy will be board development! So bring any and all questions you have about how to grow, maintain, and manage your board of directors. Special guest speaker: Diana Essex-Lettieri, find her on LinkedIn!

Rosalind 'Roz' Zavras is a non-profit operations expert with over 15 years of experience. She has solved challenges ranging from revamping cash-based accounting systems in East Africa to creating a grant and donor tracking for a city-based community foundation. Roz has created her own practice, Aropa Consulting, for small and growing nonprofits. She has a M.A in Law and Diplomacy and a B.A. in Economics and Mathematics. She spearheaded the creation of the first Racial Equity Committee among the Community Boards of NYC. Roz is also a zero-waste advocate and diversity consultant.

Diana Essex-Lettieri is the Vice President and COO at Asylum Access, and leads Asylum Access’s global growth strategy and oversees global operations. A migration and displacement specialist, Diana has previously worked at Oxfam America, the African Conservation Centre, and FORGE (a UNHCR Operating Partner), where she led small-scale development projects in refugee camps.Diana has been a Visiting Scholar at Stanford University’s Center for International Security and Cooperation. She holds a Master of Arts in Law and Diplomacy from the Fletcher School of International Studies at Tufts University, and a Bachelor of Arts in International Development from UCLA.

Ives Main Library

Phone: 203-946-8130

Hours
Mon, Feb 06 10:00AM to 8:00PM
Tue, Feb 07 10:00AM to 8:00PM
Wed, Feb 08 10:00AM to 8:00PM
Thu, Feb 09 10:00AM to 8:00PM
Fri, Feb 10 10:00AM to 5:00PM
Sat, Feb 11 10:00AM to 5:00PM
Sun, Feb 12 Closed

About the branch

The Ives Main Library, designed by renowned architect, Cass Gilbert in 1911, is a cornerstone of the historic New Haven Green. The facility is a community treasure and features unique design details, including several WPA-era murals. Ives is open 54 hours a week, Monday-Saturday, and houses major public service departments for children and teens as well as adult reference, a computer tech center and Ives Squared, a newly renovated space for innovation and entrepreneurship.

Upcoming events

Wed, Feb 08, 11:00am - 11:30am
Children's Program Room

Canceled
Wed, Feb 08, 12:00pm - 2:00pm

Wed, Feb 08, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Children's Program Room

Thu, Feb 09, 4:00pm - 5:00pm

Thu, Feb 09, 5:30pm - 7:30pm
Philip Marett Seminar Room

Sat, Feb 11, 10:30am - 12:00pm
Community Program Room

Sat, Feb 11, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Children's Program Room

Sat, Feb 11, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Community Program Room

Mon, Feb 13, 11:00am - 11:30am
Children's Program Room

Wed, Feb 15, 11:00am - 11:30am
Children's Program Room

Wed, Feb 15, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Children's Program Room

Thu, Feb 16, 4:00pm - 5:00pm

Fri, Feb 17, 1:00pm - 2:00pm

Sat, Feb 18, 12:00pm - 2:00pm
Computer Classroom

Tue, Feb 21, 5:00pm - 9:00pm

Canceled
Wed, Feb 22, 11:00am - 11:30am

Wed, Feb 22, 1:00pm - 3:00pm

Wed, Feb 22, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Children's Program Room