“Managing Successful Nonprofits and Public Charter Schools: Lessons from the Field”
Margo Bailey ’89 MPA, ’91 MA, ’96 Ph.D
Founding board member and former board chair of the Elsie Whitlow Stokes Public Charter School in Washington, DC
Margo Bailey provides coaching and training to nonprofit organizations in the areas of strategic planning, process improvement, program evaluation and outcome measurement systems, board governance, and corporate wellness. Her clients include the U.S. Council of Catholic Bishops, Elsie Whitlow Stokes Public Charter School, United Way of the National Capitol Area, Friendship Place, DC Public Charter School Board, Horton’s Kids, Center for Nonprofit Advancement, DC Safe Shores, Catholic Relief Services, Tuskegee Airmen Inc., and Bread for the City. Dr. Bailey is experienced at facilitating organization-wide change through effective engagement of internal and external stakeholders. She has served as board chair for three nonprofit organizations, and served as Chair for the Washington Post Award for Excellence in Nonprofit Management. She is a sought-after speaker on the topics of outcome measurement and program evaluation, board governance, and health and wellness.
Tamara Lumpkin ’90 MPA
CEO/President of TLC Consulting, LLC
Tamara Lumpkin was deputy executive director for the D.C. Public Charter School Board. She was a leading force in the development of the Performance Management Framework, which provides rankings of the charter campuses on a 100-point scale and organizes them into three performance tiers. Lumpkin also developed the board’s process of closing under performing and financially struggling schools as new ones opened. During her tenure, the city’s charter portfolio grew from eight schools to 53 and now enrolls nearly 50 percent of public school students.
Executive Director of the YWCA of Syracuse and Onondaga County
Fanny Villarreal has served the Central New York community in various not-for-profit roles, including family and community development director at P.E.A.C.E, Inc., and executive director at the Spanish Action League. A native of Peru, she is the founder of Nosotros Radio, Inc., “Your Latino Voice,” and co-founder of the New York State Hispanic Coalition.
Friday, September 19
Reception following the lecture in the Maxwell Founders Room
Guests are welcome and no RSVP is required
Limited free parking is available at Booth Garage. Just tell the attendant you’re here for Coming Back Together!
This panel is part of the celebration of the 90th anniversary of the Maxwell School, and is also part of Coming Back Together (CBT) when SU’s African American and Latino alumni returning to campus. Held every three years, CBT weekend brings alumni back to campus to celebrate their many accomplishments and to experience Syracuse University’s growth and change.