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Transformative Leadership
FutureForward
  • Maureen Garvin, Savannah College of Art and Design
  • Chuck Marsh, Florida School of the Arts, Palatka, Florida
  • Clint Samples, University of West Georgia
  • Mark Schatz, Kent State University - Kent Campus
  • Kim Sloane, Pratt Institute, Brooklyn, New York
  • Lynn Sondag, Department of Art, Art History and Design, Dominican University of California, Dominican University of California
  • Mary Stewart, Florida State University, Talahassee
  • Adam Trowbridge, School of the Art Institute of Chicago
  • Jessica Westbrook, School of the Art Institute of Chicago
Document Type
Article
Publication Date
3-1-2012
Disciplines
Department
Art, Art History and Design
Abstract
In times of change, leaders must find organic methods of engaging, inspiring, and connecting to the fundamental motivators for continued growth. Major challenges facing leaders today are not technical but transformational, based more on modifying situations than fixing them. From adjuncts to deans, participants in our group discussed various strategies and supportive methodologies for developing transformative leadership. We concluded that transformation must involve a shift of attention from goals and outcomes to means and processes. Reverence for each moment that supports the pedagogical mission is needed when the demands are great and the resources are small.
Publisher Statement
In times of change, leaders must find organic methods of engaging, inspiring, and connecting to the fundamental motivators for continued growth. Major challenges facing leaders today are not technical but transformational, based more on modifying situations than fixing them. From adjuncts to deans, participants in our group discussed various strategies and supportive methodologies for developing transformative leadership. We concluded that transformation must involve a shift of attention from goals and outcomes to means and processes. Reverence for each moment that supports the pedagogical mission is needed when the demands are great and the resources are small.
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Citation Information
Maureen Garvin, Chuck Marsh, Clint Samples, Mark Schatz, et al.. "Transformative Leadership" FutureForward Vol. 2 Iss. 1 (2012) p. 34 - 41
Available at: http://works.bepress.com/lynn_sondag/54/