Presented by Dr. Matt Hortt, Executive Director of the High Plains Library District. Dr. Hortt has been the City Librarian for the City of Santa Clarita Public Libraries and the Director of the Simi Valley Public Library. He has nearly twenty years of progressive experience in public libraries working at all levels in Colorado, Nevada, California. He holds a Master’s Degree in Library Science from the University of North Texas and a Doctorate of Philosophy in Public Affairs from The University of Nevada, Las Vegas. Hortt has experience in library safety/security, policy writing, strategic planning and construction project management. He has a passion for library advocacy and focuses on fundraising, working closely with Library Friends and Foundation groups to diversify fundraising activities. He is active in the library profession and community; graduating from the Mountain Plains Library Association Leadership Institute 2010, Leadership Henderson Class of 2013 and Simi Valley Leadership Class of 2017, Northern Colorado Leadership Class of 2019. His service includes Economic Development Councils, Emergency Management Councils and Rotary Club. He has presented at the California Library Association Annual Conference and was an Executive Committee Member of the Southern California Library Cooperative. Hortt published his dissertation which evaluated the effects of gratitude on prosocial behavior. He has also coauthored the article Nonprofit Human Resource Management, published in the Encyclopedia of Public Administration and Public Policy.
|Start Time||11:00 am - 1:00 pm|
|Location||FMS Bank Community Room 2425 35th Ave. Greeley|
|Nonprofit Fundraising & Marketing: Research, Theories, ideas and stories of success, but more stumbles. (sold out)||0.00|