The Extraordinary Executive Director: Behaviors And Habits That Build Resiliency

Training Includes:
  • Certificate of Attendance
  • All resources and training materials
  • An on-demand recording will be available after the live presentation.

Former executive director, certified coach, and nonprofit expert Allison Jordan will help you slow down so you can go fast taking the next right action.

This session is also part of a full professional development program, Executive Director Advancement Certification: Skills to Become an Extraordinary Post-Pandemic Nonprofit Executive.

What You'll Learn

  • What are the benefits of mindfulness?
  • How can you meditate and be mindful?
  • What is the value in supporting yourself?
Scheduled for 60 minutes including question and answer period.

Training Overview

Do you feel stressed? Discover how to shrink your anxiety in five minutes a day.

Nonprofit executives are often under undue stress. Achieving goals, pleasing stakeholders, resolving disputes, hitting development targets, and dozens of other responsibilities can seem daunting.

You spend as little as five dedicated minutes a day to reduce your stress, decrease your reactivity, increase self-awareness, shrink your anxiety, and lengthen your attention span.

  • What are the benefits of mindfulness?
  • How can you meditate and be mindful?
  • What is the value in supporting yourself?

Who Should Attend?

  • CEOs

  • Executive directors


Expert Presenter

Allison Jordan

  • 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
  • Bachelor of Arts in psychology from UNC-Asheville

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