Featured Review "It was an extremely thoughtful, driven leadership team that we got to help be successful," he says. Boys & Girls Clubs of America uses cookies to give you the best experience on our website. He has introduced innovative programming that supports the three outcome areas in ways that are fun and engaging – such as state-of-the-art STEM initiatives and Brain Gain, a program to combat summer learning loss.

See Jim Clark's compensation, career history, education, & memberships. BGCA Clubs are affiliates of the National Organization. Those in America’s military give up a great deal to perform a noble service. Following the project launch, BGCA witnessed intense turnover. Learn More. Jim Clark.

"It was really all about this responsibility we all had signed up for in terms of what needed to happen in this nation for kids. Remembering Veterans and Their Families this Memorial Day Weekend- A Message from Jim Clark, BGCA President/CEO As most of us look forward to a three-day weekend, let’s also take time to remember and honor the brave men and women of our military. Boys & Girls Clubs of Canada reaches about 200,000 young people annually. "[Bridgespan] tested us," says Orr.

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"At one point, for multiple years, we were opening a new Boys & Girls Club every single day," says Chief Operations Officer Lorraine Orr. "It was the first time in our organization where we really got very focused on data, and what the data was telling us, and looking outside our organization," says Orr. Senior Vice President, Government Relations.

There is no better way for Club alumni and supporters to show their Club pride during the holidays than by giving back to the next generation of Club kids. The A.R “Gus” Barksdale Boys & Girls Club in Metro Atlanta chose a very active and deserving family for 12 Days of Giving. President and CEO - Jim Clark joined Boys & Girls Clubs of America as president and CEO … The Official Site of Boys & Girls Clubs of America. He led new business development, acquisitions and mergers as well as process improvement initiatives. "It was clear that the national office needed to add value with every interaction, become more responsive, more innovative, and much better able to help some individual Club organizations develop into high-performing operations," said Clark. Meet the dynamic team leading the Boys & Girls Clubs of America’s efforts to ensure every young person in our nation has the great future they deserve. "For me, one of the joys of working with them was it wasn't a customer relationship, it was a partnership for impact. President/CEO, Boys & Girls Clubs of America, President, Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Milwaukee Inc, Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Milwaukee Inc. "Bridgespan…brings a rigor to analysis that makes it harder for people to say, 'but that's the way we've always done it,'" says Tuck. Read about cookies in our privacy policy. © The U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation All Rights Reserved.

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By closing this message, you consent to our use of cookies on this device in accordance with our policy unless you have disabled them. Clark also enjoyed success in the publishing industry, where he served in senior leadership roles in distribution, sales/marketing and customer service operations. He has introduced innovative programming that supports the three outcome areas in ways that are fun and engaging – such as state-of-the-art STEM initiatives, and Brain Gain, a program to combat summer learning loss. She has participated in cooking programs, fitness workouts, and other programs at the Club. We knew we had to be a bigger part of that change.". Not every Bridgespan client walks through the door with a detailed list of things it wants to address. While BGCA has gotten better at maximizing the capabilities of staff at all levels of the organization, it increasingly seeks outside expertise to complement its staff with Club experience.