The Secrets of Successful Volunteer Leadership Teams

The Secrets of Successful Volunteer Leadership Teams

Session Type(s): Professional Development Training

Starts: Tuesday, Oct. 19 6:00 PM (Eastern)

Ends: Tuesday, Oct. 19 7:30 PM (Eastern)

Volunteers are the backbone of your organization, and good volunteers are one of your most valuable resources available. That’s why you want to make sure you know how to effectively cultivate and support your stellar volunteers into equally awesome leaders. At this training, you will learn how to evaluate how to give a volunteer a leadership opportunity using the ladder of engagement. We’ll also review components of one-on-one conversations.


Mallory Long


Mallory Long is an organizer, trainer, and facilitator based in Baltimore, MD. She is currently the Director of Training at the National Democratic Redistricting Committee and the National Redistricting Action Fund, working to increase public engagement around the decennial redistricting process in 2021 to ensure fairer maps and representation. Prior to entering the Democracy Reform space, Mallory spent seven years in various organizing and training roles at Planned Parenthood’s national and local organizations. Born and raised in Cleveland, Ohio, Mallory’s political career started as a field organizer for the Obama Campaign in Cuyahoga County.