About the Leadership Breakfast Series:
Looking to get to the next level in your nonprofit career? At YNPN Twin Cities' Leadership Breakfast series, nonprofit leaders will share with you exactly how they did it, what they learned and what they're looking for in a rising nonprofit leader.
A little bit about Steven Belton, President and Chief Executive Officer of the Minneapolis Urban League:
Steven Belton was named President and Chief Executive Officer of the Minneapolis Urban League (MUL) in December 2015 following a national search. Belton led the transformation of MUL to Urban League Twin Cities in November 2019, fulfilling a key objective of the organization’s strategic plan. He brings to the position lengthy tenure in high-level positions in state government, public schools and the non-profit and private sectors. An attorney, he was a litigator and partner at a large Minneapolis law firm. Steven serves on the preaching staff at Park Avenue United Methodist Church in south Minneapolis where he was the youth pastor for nearly 10 years. Married to Sharon Sayles Belton, the former Mayor of Minneapolis, Steven and Sharon have three adult children.
Leadership Breakfast Registration Lottery
Registration for this event will be open from Tuesday, March 9 through Monday, March 15. We allow as many people to sign up for the event as possible, and from there we choose 25 participants at random, while also holding space for young nonprofit professionals who identify as a person of color. We do this to keep these events intimate while ensuring everyone has a fair chance to attend a Leadership Breakfast event. If you registered for the lottery and identify as a person of color, you can email [email protected] to let us know to place your name in the correct lottery.
Our facilitator will reach out to all participants on Monday, March 15 letting everyone know whether or not they received a spot through the lottery. Lottery winners will be asked to submit a question for our speaker in order to confirm their space. Unconfirmed spaces will be given to members of the wait list.
What you need to know:
- The virtual leadership breakfast will be held through Zoom, confirmed lottery winners will receive meeting link from facilitator.