February 11, 2020 – “Leadership: Pillars of Effective Leadership”

 Tuesday, February 11, 2020“Leadership: Pillars of Effective Leadership”

Speaker:  Kate Higgins, PHR, Founder, Kate & Co. Advisors

11:30-Noon – Registration and Networking
Noon-1:15PM  Program
Pillars of Effective Leadership”
Leadership today involves more than just a title. Effective nonprofit leadership is practiced in attitudes, attunement, and actions. As a professional fundraiser, your success as a leader can be directly affected by your ability to deal with issues as they arise and to evolve your approach, as needed, over time.You will learn how to enhance your effectiveness as a fundraising leader. We will discuss essential best practices and focus on how you can incorporate care, respect, honesty and inclusivity into your genuine leadership approach. You will also learn to how to connect your personal leadership brand with your organization’s purpose, culture, and values.

This presentation will be geared toward mid to advanced fundraising professionals in leadership positions, while everyone is welcome to attend.

Presenter: Kate Higgins, PHR, Founder, Kate & Co. Advisors

1 CFRE Credit Pending

Columbus Zoo and Aquarium
Africa Event Center
4850 W Powell Rd.
Powell, OH 43065
Registration Fee:
$25 for AFP Members
$45 for Guests
Buffet lunch
Download: Columbus Zoo February 11 Parking Map and Pass
RSVP Deadline is Tuesday, February 4
To RSVP you must register online in advance.Cancellation and Refund Policy:
Cancellations received in writing by the RSVP deadline are eligible for a full refund.  Cancellations received after the deadline will not be eligible for refunds but you may send a substitute guest.



Kate Higgins, PHR, is an independent human resource professional.  During her twenty-year career, she has worked with dynamic organizations ranging from start-ups to global enterprises.  Kate has served as an HR partner to an array of organizations across industries and ownership structures.  She is widely viewed by clients in Central Ohio as a valued and trusted business partner.


Kate has significant experience advising executive leaders and supporting talented workforces with wide-ranging skillsets.  She has helped organizations strengthen their leadership teams and manage employee engagement.