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Mission, Vision & Talent: A CEO’s Guide to Nonprofit Leadership (Carol Hardison)

January 24, 2024


As a nonprofit leader, how do you manage the "urgencies" in front of you while keeping an eye on the changing landscape ahead? You'll want to listen to the advice of an accomplished nonprofit leader, Carol Hardison. Carol shares her advice on topics such as talent acquisition, building a strong strategic vision, and assuring you've got the funding you need in episode #244 of Your Path to Nonprofit Leadership. She reminds us about what nonprofit leaders should be focused in 2024, and provides sage counsel to those starting on their path to nonprofit leadership.  


"Nonprofit leaders must stay aware of rapid changes impacting our workforce, mission, and focus."




Carol Hardison is the second executive of Crisis Assistance Ministry. Her job is to ensure the mission of the agency is carried out through work with the Board of Directors, staff, volunteers, and donors. She came to Crisis Assistance Ministry in 2000 after 18 years at Duke Energy Corporation as a manager and consultant in the Information Technology Department. Her lifelong passion for helping those in poverty is being fulfilled through her work at Crisis Assistance Ministry.