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CEO Succession: Case Study of Excellence from the Jewish Nonprofit Sector - JCC in the Midwest

by Eben Harrell

Aug 19, 2019

In 2016, after encouraging its longtime CEO to retire, a JCC in the Midwest embarked on a search for its new leader. The location's tight labor market and small Jewish community presented significant challenges in finding a CEO. Adding to the challenge was their need for a turnaround CEO capable of reversing budgetary decline and other shortfalls.