Mikaela is a recognized expert in nonprofit leadership development and talent management, integrating the adaptive leadership framework, executive coaching approaches and a practical results orientation. Most recently prior to joining AchieveMission, she was Vice President for Nonprofit and Philanthropic Leadership at Independent Sector where she built the coalition that designed and hosted the first ever White House Conference on Nonprofit Talent and Leadership. She has taught leadership at the graduate-level in both East and West Coast higher education institutions, and coached many CEOs and c-suite executives. Mikaela was a teaching fellow with Dr. Ron Heifetz, and has a Certificate in Leadership Coaching from Georgetown University.

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Mikaela Seligman

City : Washington

Country : US

I am passionate about:
race and equity, education, parenting as a leadership act
Professional experience:
Mikaela is a recognized expert in leadership development and talent management in the nonprofit sector. She has led consulting engagements at Democracy Fund, Earthjustice, Martha’s Table, the Annie E. Casey Foundation, NCCD, and others, and coached many CEOs and C-suiters. Most recently prior to joining AchieveMission, she was VP for Nonprofit and Philanthropic Leadership at Independent Sector where she built the coalition that designed and hosted the first ever White House Conference on Nonprofit Leadership. She has taught leadership at the graduate-level in both East and West Coast higher education institutions. Mikaela earned a BS from Boston University, a Masters in Public Administration from Harvard’s Kennedy School where she was a teaching fellow with Dr. Ron Heifetz, and a Certificate in Leadership Coaching from Georgetown University. She is on the National Advisory Committees for Equity in the Center and Fund the People.
I can thought partner on the following topics:
Equity and Social Justice, nonprofits, blending AL and talent management
My Adaptive Leadership studies
I began my adaptive leadership studies in 1997-98
I studied with Ron Heifetz
I was also an adaptive leadership Teaching Assistant
My Adaptive Leadership Expertise
2018 ALN Sex and Power Workshop
2017 ALN Conference
2016 ALN Conference
I am an adaptive leadership practitioner
I am an adaptive leadership trainer
I am an adaptive leadership consultant

Sectors
Management consulting | Non-profit/NGO |
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