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For more information please contact Tracy Simmons – 325-481-8300 Ext. 3241 or via email at tsimmons@howardcollege.edu

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We partner with leading experts in nonprofit management and leadership to create resources designed to assist you in learning to run the best programs possible. We know nonprofit leaders have many roles and responsibilities. Our workshops help give you tools you can put into practice immediately. 

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Past Topics Include

  • Twelve Principles of Highly Effective Boards
  • Executive Director and Board Roles & Responsibilities
  • Effective Board Meetings
  • Fundraising
  • The Accountability Indicators
  • Your Impact Speech and Your Case Statement
  • And many more….

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If you would like more information about upcoming events and non-profit resources please contact Tracy Simmons. 

Tracy Simmons
(325) 481-8300 – Ext: 3241
tsimmons@howardcollege.edu

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  Laurie L. Johnson

 

Laurie Johnson joined the Nonprofit Management Center of the Permian Basin in 2006 following a 27-year career in public relations and marketing. In her capacity as Executive Director, she serves as a resource to nonprofit organizations throughout West Texas. Laurie has extensive expertise in nonprofit governance, leadership, finance, marketing, and strategic thinking.

Prior to joining the Center, Laurie was an account planner with Admarc Southwest, a regional advertising and public relations firm based in Midland. She also served as the Director of Public Relations at Midland Memorial Hospital.

A native of Temple, Texas, Laurie moved to Odessa after earning a bachelor’s degree in Radio/TV/Film from Baylor University. She has done graduate study at UTPB and is accredited in Public Relations (APR).  In addition, she received a Not-for-Profit Certificate from the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA)

Laurie is active in numerous civic and charitable organizations including the Association of Junior Leagues International, Junior League of Odessa, Girl Scouts of the Desert Southwest, Compass Academy Charter School, and American Advertising Foundation.  She has received numerous awards and recognitions for her volunteer and professional work.  (For more information visit www.nmc-pb.org)

 

  Javier Loera

Javier joined the Nonprofit Management Center in April of 2017 as a Senior Consultant, providing information, assistance, consulting, and planning to nonprofit organizations in the West Texas region.

Prior to joining the Center, Javier worked in the oil & gas sector, overseeing the marketing efforts for Saulsbury Industries for nearly 10 years, as well as working in property management as a Director of Marketing & Business Development with Simon Property Group. During this time, Javier has served on boards, committees, and was a volunteer youth pastor for 6 years.  While still very active in numerous capacities in his local church, he continues to serve in various ways to influence the next generation of leaders in and for our community.

He is a native of Odessa, TX, and attended UTPB obtaining his BBA in Management. His experience includes marketing, branding, graphic and web design, business development, operational management, and is a student of leadership methodology and theory.  (For more information visit www.nmc-pb.org)

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Carole V. Rylander, CFRE

Carole inspires and engages nonprofit leadership to maximize mission impact by strengthening fund development, planning and governance practices. She has expertise in feasibility studies, capital campaigns, major gift campaigns, case for support development, governance and strategic planning. A frequent speaker and facilitator, she draws on more than 30 years of service in the nonprofit sector to benefit board and staff members with highly rated workshops.

Carole has held the Certified Fund Raising Executive credential since 1990, is a BoardSource Certified Governance Trainer, was named 2006 Outstanding Fundraising Executive by the Dallas Chapter of the Association of Fundraising Professionals, is a CoreClarity Certified Facilitator and is a Qualified Trainer with the Institute of Cultural Affairs. She started Rylander Associates, in 1998 after serving for 14 years as senior development officer with a Dallas nonprofit. (For more information visit www.rylanderassociates.com)

  Laurie L. Johnson

Laurie Johnson joined the Nonprofit Management Center of the Permian Basin in 2006 following a 27-year career in public relations and marketing. In her capacity as Executive Director, she serves as a resource to nonprofit organizations throughout West Texas. Laurie has extensive expertise in nonprofit governance, leadership, finance, marketing, and strategic thinking.

Prior to joining the Center, Laurie was an account planner with Admarc Southwest, a regional advertising and public relations firm based in Midland. She also served as the Director of Public Relations at Midland Memorial Hospital.

A native of Temple, Texas, Laurie moved to Odessa after earning a bachelor’s degree in Radio/TV/Film from Baylor University. She has done graduate study at UTPB and is accredited in Public Relations (APR).  In addition, she received a Not-for-Profit Certificate from the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA)

Laurie is active in numerous civic and charitable organizations including the Association of Junior Leagues International, Junior League of Odessa, Girl Scouts of the Desert Southwest, Compass Academy Charter School, and American Advertising Foundation.  She has received numerous awards and recognitions for her volunteer and professional work.  (For more information visit www.nmc-pb.org)