Interested in a career in nonprofit organizations? Allan Hancock College Community Education offers a class in nonprofit management to help you become an effective leader in this rewarding career.

The Intro to Nonprofit Management class meets Saturday, Nov. 15 and 22, from 9 a.m.- 5 p.m. on the AHC Santa Maria campus, Room C – 33. The fee for the class is $84.

Instructor Phyllis Dodson helps students gain an understanding of the basic elements of nonprofit management, including the role of the executive director and the board of directors, public relations strategies and marketing, human resource management, meeting management and budget development. Dodson holds a Licensed Master of Social Work and is an administrative and social work consultant who specializes in all phases of program development planning, evaluation, and staff development.

Register online at for CRN (course number) 23060. Click Apply & Register then proceed. You may also receive registration assistance in person at Community Education (bldg. S.) on the Santa Maria campus.

For more information, call (805) 922-6966 ext. 3209. View the fall 2014 Spectrum schedule of Community Education classes online for admission and registration details, or pick up a print copy, available at all campus locations.