October 28, 2012
St. Louis Nonprofit Leaders Offer Tips for Duplicating Their Mentorship Group Model
Three years ago, Bill Dahlkamp got promoted—and felt panicked.
“I walked out one day as program director and back in the next as executive director,” says Mr. Dahlkamp, who heads Support Dogs, a charity in St. Louis that provides assistance animals to people with disabilities. “And I suddenly realized, wow, I am now responsible for the well-being of this entire organization.”
Mr. Dahlkamp estimates that when he became executive director, he had