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Effectively Managing Nonprofit Organizations

Richard L. Edwards, PhD, ACSW, is dean and professor in the School of Social Work at Rutgers: The State University of New Jersey. Dr. Edwards was formerly dean of the School of Social Work and interim provost at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and also dean of the Mandel School of Applied Social Sciences at Case Western Reserve University in Cleveland. He has worked in a variety of nonprofit and public organizations as a supervisor and manager and has served on the boards of directors of several nonprofits. In addition, he is a senior consultant with Doug Eadie and Company, a private consulting firm specializing in nonprofits. A frequent contributor to the management literature, he is coauthor of Building a Strong Foundation: Fundraising for Nonprofits and was editor-in-chief of The Encyclopedia of Social Work—19th Edition. He is a former president of the National Association of Social Workers.

John A. Yankey, PhD, is Leonard W. Mayo Professor Emeritus of Family and Child Welfare at the Mandel School of Applied Social Sciences at Case Western Reserve University in Cleveland. Dr. Yankey is a nationally recognized expert in the areas of strategic planning and developing strategic alliances. He continues to teach courses in both subjects at the Mandel School and at the Mandel Center for Nonprofit Organizations. He is an instructor in several state and national leadership development programs for public sector and nonprofit leaders, as well as a consultant to a wide range of organizations throughout the United States. He is coauthor of Building a Strong Foundation: Fundraising for Nonprofits and a frequent contributor to the nonprofit management literature.

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