Tony and Beeta talk about leadership and learning in the mission-driven sector

In this episode

Smiling Headshot of Dr. Beeta Jahedi with long brown hair, and minimal makeup. Grey blazer on top of a grey scoop neck blouse.

Dr. Beeta Jahedi, Chief of Staff at The Tow Foundation

Dr. Beeta Jahedi (she/her/hers) is the chief of staff of The Tow Foundation. She joined the Foundation in March 2017 as its director of strategy and communications. Prior to joining the Foundation, she was the senior director of learning and programs at San Diego Grantmakers.

An expert in executive decision-making, Beeta completed her Ed.D in adult learning and leadership at Columbia University’s Teachers College in February 2022. She earned her M.P.A. in public policy and nonprofit management and administration from the Robert F. Wagner Graduate School of Public Service at New York University and her B.A. in gender studies from Bard College at Simon’s Rock, an early college.

Our Discussion

From CEOs to budgeting to philanthropy and funding; Tony and Beeta cover the gambit when it comes to nonprofits. Listen in and find out what Dr. Jahedi has to say about her research for her dissertation on CEOs and how they learn to make strategic decisions. Listen in and stay tuned till the end for a very fun song of the day!

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