Academy Schedule

Wednesday June 26 – Saturday June 29 2019

Day 1 – Wednesday June 26

Registration

Welcome

Jim Doser


Leadership Blasts – What is a Non-Profit?

Steve Danyew
Why is the non-profit business structure different and what does a leader need to know?


Workshop – Mission, Vision, Strategy

Rachel Roberts
Building blocks for setting the course for your organization.

Break

Funding & Finance – Developing a Project Budget

Rachel Roberts
What are the keys to managing finances that can be helpful to musical leaders?

Music Administration Case Study #1

Dinner

Day 2 – Thursday June 27

Coffee and Treats

Keynote Address 1

Lee Koonce

Break

Workshop – Entrepreneurial Thinking

Jim Doser
What can all leaders learn from thinking like an entrepreneur?
How can we leverage our own assets, skills, and passions to meet the needs of our communities?

Lunch

Leadership Blasts – Convincing Others of Your Vision

Jim Doser
What are characteristics of effective and persuasive presentations?

Break

Funding & Finance – Grant Writing

Jack Langerak
How can we when be successful when requesting grants and funding?

Music Administration Case Study #2

Dinner

Day 3 – Friday June 28

Coffee and Treats

Keynote Address 2

Yuki Numata Resnick

Break

Workshop – Social Media Marketing

Steve Danyew

Lunch

Career Skills – Work/Life Harmony

Yuki Numata Resnick

Break

Funding & Finance – Asking Donors

Cathy Hain
Essential skills and attitudes needed for leaders of musical organizations
– large or small – to be effective in connecting with donors.

Music Administration Case Study #3

Dinner

Saturday June 29

Coffee and Treats

Career Skills – Public Speaking

Jay Stetzer
Public speaking? Yes, all leaders have to do it. Here are strategies for doing it well.

Panel Discussion

Lunch