The Art and Science of Navigating Organizational Change
Engage Magazine Fall 2022

The Art and Science of Navigating Organizational Change

An interview with Patrick Blair, President and CEO, InnovAge Patrick Blair is close to completing his first year as President and CEO of InnovAge. He sat down with us to chat about his experience and hear his perspective on what it takes to succeed in today’s uncertain climate. Can you talk about what drew you to the Read More…

Adding to your Board's Readiness for Diversification
Engage Magazine Fall 2022

Noticing and Practicing – Adding to Your Board’s Readiness for Diversification

By Anne Jin Soo Preston, MPS, Founder and Principal, Sahng Sahng, LLC Boards of directors have not been spared in debates for systems that need change since the murder of George Floyd and COVID-19. Recently I’ve encountered this topic with aging organizations transitioning from long-time leaders, and the reality of that change necessitates the conversation. Read More…

Embarking on a New Role
Engage Magazine Fall 2022

Embarking on a New Role: A Chat with BoardSource’s Monika Kalra Varma

Monika Kalra Varma is BoardSource’s new President and CEO. We sat down to chat about her vision for BoardSource, common problems of today’s nonprofit boards, and hear her perspective on how to overcome a “scarcity mindset.” Can you touch on some of the goals that you’re excited to work on as you embark on this new role? My initial Read More…

When Was Your Last Check-Up
Engage Magazine Fall 2022

When was your last check-up?

By Stephanie Titus, Chief Strategy Officer & Vice President of Philanthropy, Retirement Housing Foundation In Keller & Price’s book, Beyond Performance: How Great Organizations Build Ultimate Competitive Advantage, organizational health is defined as the “alignment of vision, strategy, and culture, paired with the capacity to deliver superior long-term financial and operational performance.” Creating an environment Read More…

Engage Magazine Fall 2022

Strategic Leadership: Six Steps to Help You Start Building a Strong Future for Your Organization 

By Katie Smith Sloan, President & CEO, LeadingAge Over the years, I’ve served as a board member — and sometimes as a board chair — for a variety of nonprofit organizations. I’ve loved my board service. It represents one of the best ways I’ve found to make a difference in the areas about which I Read More…