Nonprofit Management Institute

"Very rewarding": Participants and sponsors share how the Executive Leadership Certificate helps nonprofit leaders thrive

ELC 2020

The 2020 cohort of the Nonprofit Management Institute's Executive Leadership Certificate program pivoted to an online format mid-year. But participants say they built lasting connections and partnerships that continue well over a year later.

While waiting for a "real" job, John Scola found an impactful career in the nonprofit sector

Get to know the instructor

Along with his day job as chief development officer for the Boys & Girls Clubs of Metro Phoenix, John Scola is an instructor for the Nonprofit Management Institute at the ASU Lodestar Center. He teaches professional development courses on leadership, fundraising, board governance, volunteer engagement and more.