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Delivered by Dr. Julie Turner, Associate Director, Duree Center for Entrepreneurship, Lindenwood University and guest presenters.
 

With over 25 years of experience in education and nonprofit leadership, Dr. Julie Turner has worked as a K-12 teacher and administrator, specialist in fund development and grant writing, and held various leadership roles with organizations like Big Brothers & Big Sisters of Greater St. Louis, Children’s Advocacy Services of Greater St. Louis, and the Today and Tomorrow Educational Foundation. 

 

For over 15 years, Julie served as Professor of Nonprofit Administration at Lindenwood University – Plaster School of Business & Entrepreneurship and recently assumed the role of Associate Director of the Duree Center for Entrepreneurship. She serves as Vice Chair of the Community Council of St. Charles County, Chair of Vision Leadership St. Charles, and Regional Chair of Thrivent Financial-Heartland Region. Additionally, she actively volunteers within school, nonprofit, and church settings. 

 

Recognized as "Professor of the Year" by the Lindenwood Student Government Association in 2020, Dr. Turner has received several other honors including the "Emerson Award for Teaching Excellence" in 2015 and the "Lindenwood Service Award" in 2018.  In 2020, she received the ATHENA Leadership Award for Women-St. Charles County, acknowledging her professional achievements, commitment to community betterment, and promotion of women's advancement.

Upcoming Events

  • Guiding Lights: Empowering Nonprofit Leaders – A Board of Directors Training Program [Virtual]
    Guiding Lights: Empowering Nonprofit Leaders – A Board of Directors Training Program [Virtual]
    Multiple Dates
    Tue, Apr 09
    Microsoft Teams
    Apr 09, 2024, 6:30 PM CDT – Apr 30, 2024, 8:00 PM CDT
    Microsoft Teams
    Apr 09, 2024, 6:30 PM CDT – Apr 30, 2024, 8:00 PM CDT
    Microsoft Teams
    This immersive training program is designed to fortify the capabilities of “current and considering” nonprofit board members, equipping them with the knowledge, skills, and strategic insights needed to drive organizational success and social impact. Virtual four-part workshop (April 9, 16, 23, 30).
  • So, You Want to Start a Nonprofit? [Virtual]
    So, You Want to Start a Nonprofit? [Virtual]
    Thu, Apr 11
    Microsoft Teams
    Apr 11, 2024, 5:30 PM – 9:00 PM CDT
    Microsoft Teams
    Apr 11, 2024, 5:30 PM – 9:00 PM CDT
    Microsoft Teams
    Every day, people like you are inspired to help their community or a cause near and dear to their heart. Often the motivation for creating a nonprofit comes from identifying a need. But is starting a nonprofit organization right for you? Right for the community? And how do you do it?
  • So, You Want to Start a Nonprofit? [In Person]
    So, You Want to Start a Nonprofit? [In Person]
    Fri, Apr 12
    Lindenwood U, Harmon Hall, Dunseth Aud
    Apr 12, 2024, 8:00 AM – 11:30 AM CDT
    Lindenwood U, Harmon Hall, Dunseth Aud, 209 S Kingshighway St, St Charles, MO 63301, USA
    Apr 12, 2024, 8:00 AM – 11:30 AM CDT
    Lindenwood U, Harmon Hall, Dunseth Aud, 209 S Kingshighway St, St Charles, MO 63301, USA
    Every day, people like you are inspired to help their community or a cause near and dear to their heart. Often the motivation for creating a nonprofit comes from identifying a need. But is starting a nonprofit organization right for you? Right for the community? And how do you do it?
  • Grant Writing: From Start to Funded
    Grant Writing: From Start to Funded
    Multiple Dates
    Tue, Aug 06
    Lindenwood U, Harmon Hall - Dunseth Aud
    Aug 06, 2024, 9:00 AM CDT – Aug 07, 2024, 3:00 PM CDT
    Lindenwood U, Harmon Hall - Dunseth Aud, 209 S Kingshighway St, St Charles, MO 63301, USA
    Aug 06, 2024, 9:00 AM CDT – Aug 07, 2024, 3:00 PM CDT
    Lindenwood U, Harmon Hall - Dunseth Aud, 209 S Kingshighway St, St Charles, MO 63301, USA
    Workshop covers all the essentials of effective grant writing. From federal opportunities to smaller family foundations, you will learn how to create a compelling proposal that stands out. Workshop begins at 9am and ends at 3pm on March 14th and March 15th.
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