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Independent School Leadership: Heads, Boards and Strategic Thinking
(Vanderbilt University. Peabody College, 2015-05)
Leading the Occupational Therapy Profession Towards Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion
Like many national professional organizations, the American Occupational Therapy Association’s (AOTA) membership does not reflect the national demographics in terms of diversity. Throughout the years, the AOTA has published ...
Governing in Crisis: Sensemaking and Sensegiving in Virginia School Districts During COVID-19
COVID-19 caused the entire world to shut down. School systems especially were significantly impacted. On March 23rd, the governor of Virginia ordered schools to close for the rest of the year. Suddenly, school leaders in ...
Leadership Transitions: Preparing Faculty and Staff for Leadership Roles at Volunteer State Community College
This project sought to find ways to create viable candidates for leadership positions within Volunteer State Community College (VSCC) as concerns have been noted in regard to the upcoming retirement of many of their faculty ...
Leadership Development Programs: Can we influence identity?
The Institute for Leadership Development inspires participants to strengthen competencies while building a personalized leadership development plan. This study explores the impact of the competency-based program on ...
Leadership in the Church: An Empirical Analysis of Leader-Member Relationships, Job Satisfaction, and Job Performance
This capstone project provides insight for church leaders regarding the quality of leader-staff member relationships, on an individual level, and its impact on job satisfaction and job performance. Recommended solutions ...
Demonstrating Resilient As A University
This capstone project was created to answer the following question: How does a university respond to a crisis event? The focal site was Missouri State University (MSU) in Springfield, Missouri, and the lens through which ...
Examining the Impact of COVID-19 on a Nonprofit Arts Organization and its Members
Battery Dance is a nonprofit dance company based in New York City conducting performance, education, and social justice programming across six continents. They quickly pivoted to a virtual environment when NYC went on ...
Sensing, Learning, and Reconfiguring in Nonprofit Organizations: Building Capacity and Responding to Challenges through the Dynamic-Capabilities Framework
The Georgia Association for Gifted Children (GAGC) is a nonprofit organization with the mission to advocate for gifted children and youth by working with educators, parents, policy-makers, and the community to meet the ...
Making the Invisible Visible: An Examination of the Role of ECW’s Executive Director in Goal Attainment
The organization that is the focus of this study, referred to as East Coast Women (ECW), is an affiliate of a globally based, nonprofit organization, with a mission of empowering women by offering a variety of services to ...