About Rob Levit

Rob Levit is a gifted teacher, trainer and facilitator who has worked extensively with educational, corporate and nonprofit clients. His inclusive and interactive approach creates avenues of communication that encourage participation from those with different learning and personality styles. His areas of expertise include creativity, innovation, strategy, personal/group productivity and emotional intelligence. Rob has provided keynotes, trainings and facilitations for a wide array of organizations including the NSA, MedStar Health, The World Bank, Maryland Fund for Excellence, Heim Lantz, The New Jersey Hospital Association, Leadership Development Institute, Anne Arundel County Public Schools, Chrysler, Northwestern Mutual, the TEACH Institute and Gilchrist Hospice. Rob is a multi-award winning nonprofit leader including the 2011 Martin Luther King Peacemaker Award, 2012 Mentor of the Year Award and a 2013 Innovator of the Year Award from The Maryland Daily Record as well as two Community Trustee awards from Leadership Anne Arundel. Rob is also a Licensed Consultant from The Standards for Excellence Institute®, the authoritative thought leader on nonprofit governance, leadership and best practices, a Certified Coach from The HeartMath© Institute and holds an Executive Leadership Certificate from Cornell University. Contact Rob at rlevit@comcast.net or 410-279-3809.

5 Ways to Make Changes That Stick

By | September 11th, 2017|Leadership, Licensed Consultant, Mission and Program, Planning, Strategic Planning, Uncategorized|

As a Standards for Excellence Institute Licensed Consultant, I sometimes see organizations crumble when faced with change. Both internal and external factors force organizations to change their way of operating and fulfilling their missions. When external changes arise, (such as changes in grants, donors, or volunteers) nonprofit organization are left to cope with limited resources. [...]

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Do’s and Don’ts of a Strategic Planning Retreat

By | August 21st, 2017|Mission, Strategic Planning, Uncategorized|

As an executive director, board member, and Licensed Consultant through the Standards for Excellence Institute®, I have attended and administered multiple strategic planning retreats. These getaways have the best of intentions – advancing the mission and vision of the organization, building a closer relationship between board and staff, updating the strategic plan to reflect current [...]

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5 Key Documents Your Board Members Must Have at Every Board Meeting

By | April 18th, 2017|Code, Governing Board, Operations, Standards for Excellence Resources, Uncategorized|

Rob Levit is a Standards for Excellence® Licensed Consultant. Are you looking to revamp your board meetings? Do you need help bringing life and purpose to your board? Begin by ensuring that each member of your board has the five documents listed below at every board meeting. The results will amaze you. Before I [...]

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