Category Archives: Executive director training

EDA grad’s outdoor cafe draws people to Civic Center Park

by Collin Lessing, JVA Consulting “People make parks,” said Lindy Eichenbaum Lent, Executive Director of Civic Center Conservancy, as we sat at the Civic Center EATS Outdoor Cafe on a sunny Tuesday afternoon. We first met Lindy when she was … Continue reading

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Executive director training kicks off as 2009 EDA grad launches new nonprofit

by Collin Lessing, JVA Consulting JVA is preparing to train the next class of prospective, new and experienced executive directors who want to learn/sharpen up their skills with the latest best practices at the fall 2010 Executive Director Academy (EDA), … Continue reading

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Video and holiday sale promote academy for executive directors and ED hopefuls

Check out the recently released video on JVA Consulting’s Executive Director Academy (EDA) to learn what the buzz is all about and to hear what recent graduates had to say about this intensive seven-week, 13-session training. And, through the end … Continue reading

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Executive Director Academy graduates look to apply new knowledge

On November 19, JVA Consulting and friends celebrated the graduation of the Fall 2009 Executive Director Academy (EDA). Students from a variety of backgrounds in the nonprofit world—all desiring to reach their potential as nonprofit leaders—were recognized for completing the … Continue reading

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Executive directors share their advice and experiences

October 6 was the opening session of the fifth Executive Director Academy (EDA) at JVA Consulting. An expert panel of executive directors from a diverse selection of organizations was invited to discuss issues ranging from organizational growth, partnerships, collaboration, best … Continue reading

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