The Excellence Award in Leadership recognizes a nonprofit chief or senior executive who has an extraordinary record of organizational results and exemplifies strategic vision,
passion, integrity, innovation, perseverance and a collaborative spirit.
Nominations should convey how the nominee:
1. Identified clear organizational needs and goals and implemented effective strategies to meet them
2. Has overcomes internal and/or external challenges using strategic vision, innovation, perseverance, and/or collaboration
3. Shows a passion for and dedication to their organization's mission and their communities
4. Has achieved meaningful and measurable outcomes through their leadership