Allison is a certified Coach, Executive Director Mentor and Trainer, helping leaders meet their goals, grow and do good in the world. She holds a Master’s of Science in Community Leadership from Duquesne University, a Bachelor of Arts in Psychology from UNC-Asheville, a certificate from Coach and is Dare to Lead Trained. As a former nonprofit Executive Director, she has extensive organizational leadership experience, and has been honored with several awards and recognitions over her career. Allison is also a registered yoga teacher and certified meditation teacher, and she continues to volunteer and serve in her community.
Executive coach, executive director mentor, and facilitator
Over 20 years of nonprofit leadership experience as an Executive Director and Board
Received numerous community awards, including UNC-Asheville’s Francine Delaney Service to the Community Alumni Award in 2012, Kennon Roberson Award for Nonprofit Management Excellence in 2012, the Leadership Asheville Community Trustee Award in 2013, and the Woman Up Woman Nonprofit Leader of the Year in 2017
Certificate from CoachU
Certificate of Nonprofit Board Consulting from BoardSource
Master of Science in community leadership from Duquesne University
Former executive director, certified coach, and nonprofit expert Allison Jordan will demonstrate how to create a partnership to avoid the challenges, confusion, and frustrations that can come from the volunteer board structure.
What You'll Learn
What is the role of the board of directors?
What roles do individual board members play?
How should the board and the executive director share responsibilities?
How can you create a strong partnership with your board?