ADTS Executive Director Selected for Leadership Program

October 04, 2017
Contact:               Cathy Powers, Executive Director
                            Aging, Disability & Transit Services
                            336-349-2343
               
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
 
ADTS Executive Director Selected for Leadership Program
 
(Reidsville, N.C.)  Aging, Disability & Transit Services of Rockingham County is pleased to announce that Executive Director, Cathy Powers is one of 31 nonprofit leaders from across the county selected for the elite Allstate Foundation Greater Good Nonprofit Leadership Program. Powers will participate in three, in-person training sessions in Chicago, and receive executive one-on-one coaching and funding for an individual developmental learning opportunity.
 
Since 2014, The Allstate Foundation has offered the Greater Good Nonprofit Leaders Program to highly motivated nonprofit professionals who want to take their leadership skills to the next level. Created in partnership with the Northwestern University Kellogg School of Management's Center for Nonprofit Management, the goal of the Leadership Program is to offer transformational learning for experienced nonprofit leaders seeking to accelerate their impact in organizations and communities. Powers states, "I am thrilled to have this opportunity for ongoing leadership development and I look forward to identifying opportunities to strengthen our local impact.”
 
Greater Good taps the expertise of renowned academic practitioners from the Kellogg Center for Nonprofit Management who possess a deep understanding of the needs of the nonprofit sector. The program addresses a wide range of critical leadership and management topics, such as developing high-performing teams, negotiating for mutually beneficial outcomes, guiding difficult conversations, and understanding a nonprofit’s financial position.
 
 
ADTS is a private nonprofit agency dedicated to enhancing the quality of life for individuals by empowering them to achieve optimum health and well-being, independence and participation in the community. This mission is accomplished through providing an array of community services including Home Care, Meals on Wheels (United Way supported), Meals With Friends  group nutrition, LEAF Center Adult Day Care/Day Health, RCATS Public Access Transportation, skat bus transportation, Volunteer Services, Companion Care, Family Caregiver Support, Center for Active Retirement and Advocacy and Referral Services. Learn more at 
www.adtsrc.org.
 
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