Nonprofit Resource Hub's First Annual Nonprofit Board Development Conference

The Nonprofit Resource Hub (NRH) first annual half day conference was held on Tuesday, November 15th from 9AM – 2PM. The theme of this year’s conference is Board Development. The webinar conference specifically focused on board development, the conference brought together more than 150 area nonprofit board members, funders, nonprofit leaders, and experts in their fields of work. Our speakers and panelists covered critical topics impacting the nonprofit industry and the business of nonprofits. We offered breakout groups and networking opportunities to explore issues of importance to nonprofit organizations, their boards of directors and community leaders; as well as a vendor arena highlighting services and information to help nonprofit organizations.


Board Development Conference Part I: Opening Remarks and Keynote Speaker

Arva R. Rice
President & CEO
New York Urban League

Board Development Conference Part II Track A: Strengthening & Protecting Your Board

Edward Probst
Vanguard Benefits

David Goldstein
Certilman Balin

Alvarez Symonette
Chairman of the Board
South Bronx Charter High School

Ken Cerini
Managing Partner
Cerini and Associates, LLP

Board Development Conference Part II Track B: Why You are Not Securing Your Donor Dollars!

Matthew Thompson
Morgan Stanley

Mary J. Barneby
Regional CEO
American Red Cross

Darren Port
Powered by Professionals

Rhea Wong
Author & Founder
Rhea Wong

Board Development Conference Part III Track A: Pandemic Impact For Established Nonprofits

Stephen Powers
Open Impact

Jill Krumholz
Co-Owner & Managing Partner
RealHR Solutions

Andrea Kantor
Managing Director Nonprofit Banking
Webster Bank

Board Development Conference Part III Track B: Strategic Planning & Board Development

Michael Fleischer
Senior VP

Christine Deska
Co-Founder & President
Nonprofit Sector Strategies

Ama Karikari-Yawson
Diversity Speaker, Trainer, & Consulting
Milestales Publishing

Ellie Reiter
Director of Governance and Leadership
Youth INC

Strategic Planning & Board Development Part IV: From Surviving To Thriving: Nonprofit Panel

Alison La Ferlita
Executive Director
Nonprofit Resource Hub

Alexander Roque
President and Executive Director
Ali Forney Center

Janice Weinman
Education Through Music

Eileen Newman
Executive Director
Hostos Center for Bronx Nonprofits

David Goldstein Additional Materials