Rivers presents fellowship paper
at nonprofit conference
Rivers wrote the paper as part of her selection for a 2006 David Stevenson Fellowship with the Nonprofit Academic Centers Council (NACC). The NACC awards two annual fellowships of $15,000 each to faculty members of color who are committed to excellence in research and teaching in the field of philanthropic or nonprofit sector studies or nonprofit management.
Rivers gathered data on board composition and staff leadership of leading nonprofit environmental nonprofit organizations for her paper, examining the impact of board composition on operational integrity and governance.