Nonprofit careers is topic, March 9
Posted March 2, 2006; 09:15 p.m.
Barbara Lawrence, executive director of the Henry and Marilyn Taub
Foundation, will deliver a talk titled "Finding Leverage: Creating
Change From the Nonprofit Sector" at 4:30 p.m. Thursday, March 9, in 16
Lawrence has worked in New Jersey on public policy issues for more than two decades. Before joining the Teaneck-based Taub Foundation, she was executive director of New Jersey Future, a group she co-founded to advocate for policies curbing housing sprawl.
Lawrence is currently a board member of the William Penn Foundation and the Flat Rock Brook Nature Center. She formerly was president of the Growth Management Leadership Alliance, the North American association of state and regional organizations promoting "smart growth" policies.
Lawrence received an MPA degree from the Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs in 1981. The lecture is sponsored by the Wilson School and the Office of Graduate Career Services.