Instructor: Phyllis Meadows, Senior Fellow, Health, The Kresge Foundation.
This course will focus on understanding opportunities and building skills for leadership and management within and across the non-profit and governmental sectors. The course will expose students to exemplary leaders and organizations focusing on the design and delivery of health and human services. Over the course of seven weeks, students will have the opportunity to explore methods and approaches for leading cross-sector partnerships and for managing issues in governance, relationships, politics, planning, and financing. This course will provide a blend of short lectures, case-studies and practice opportunities in leading and management. This course is especially designed for students who aspire to be on the cutting edge of leadership in the future.