Thursday, 25th February 2016 at 11:44 am
Susan J. Ellis is President of Energize, Inc., an international training, consulting, and publishing firm that specializes in volunteerism. She founded the Philadelphia-based company in 1977 and since then has assisted clients in 23 countries to create or strengthen their volunteer corps. Susan has authored fourteen books, including From the Top Down: The Executive Role in Successful Volunteer Involvement, The Volunteer Recruitment Book, and The Last Virtual Volunteering Guidebook.
She has written articles on volunteer management for dozens of publications. Energize’s comprehensive Web site is a leading resource for leaders of volunteers worldwide: www.energizeinc.com. Susan is publishing editor of the field’s first international online journal, e-Volunteerism (www.e-volunteerism.com), and dean of faculty for the Everyone Ready® online volunteer management training program (www.everyoneready.info).