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Sheri Sesay-Tuffour The Pediatric Nursing Certification Board (PNCB) has announced today that Sheri Sesay-Tuffour, PhD, CAE, will become the new Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of The Pediatric Nursing Certification Board (PNCB), effective September 14, 2020. Sesay-Tuffour succeeds former CEO Margaret “Peg” Harrison, MSN, CPNP-PC, CAE who retired in June 2020 after a planned leadership transition. Tuft President Jill Christie led the national search for the CEO...

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Matthew Moy Johnson

Matthew Moy Johnson, an experienced nonprofit executive, recently accepted a new challenge to become the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of the Cancer Research Foundation (CRF), Chicago. He was selected during a national search, led by Tuft & Associates.

Believing CRF has an important mission, Johnson was ready to help the organization realize its full potential.  His first day of work at CRF was March 16.  This also turned out to be his las...

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Tuft Associate Mary McMahon advised more than 100 business event professionals participating in a recent PCMA Webinar that “now is the time to position yourself for your next career move within your organization or for your next opportunity.”

McMahon was the guest speaker for PCMA’s Zoom webinar entitled, The State of Recruitment: Strategize to Stabilize Your Career.  PCMA is the world’s largest and most recognized network of business event strategists with 7,000 members, 17 chapters, and activi...

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Tuft & Associates salutes Michael McStraw who just completed his 10th anniversary season with Giordano Dance Chicago (GDC), which is now in its 57th season. McStraw says “this has been one of the most exhilarating periods in my professional life, leading America’s original jazz dance company in an extended time of growth and influence.” Since 2011, under McStraw’s leadership, GDC has more than doubled its operating budget, doubled staff, rebranded itself, bought a building, and starte...

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