Curriculum Vitae

Updated May 14, 2019

EDUCATION

2019
(expected)
Master of Philanthropy and Nonprofit Leadership. School of Public Policy and Administration, Carleton University, Ottawa, ON.
2014Bachelor of Applied Nonprofit Studies. Bissett School of Business, Mount Royal University, Calgary, AB.


PUBLICATIONS

Journal Articles

2019Dougherty C. Trust and transparency: Accreditation and impact reporting by Canadian charities. Canadian Journal of Nonprofit and Social Economy Research, 10 (1), 6-25. doi:10.22230/cjnser.2019v10n1a273

Manuscripts in Preparation

In preparationPhillips, S., Barr, C., and Dougherty, C. Self-regulation as a fine balance: Assessing the standards program in Phillips, S. and Wyatt, B. (eds.) Intersections and Innovations: Change for Canada’s Voluntary and Nonprofit Sector.

Other Publications (non-academic / non-peer reviewed)

2012Dougherty, C. Scouter Support Playbook. Ottawa, ON: Scouts Canada.
2011Dougherty, C. and Falloon, J. Scouter Support Training Participant's Manual. Ottawa, ON: Scouts Canada.
2011Dougherty, C. and Falloon, J. Scouter Support Training Trainer's Manual. Ottawa, ON: Scouts Canada.


AWARDS AND HONOURS

2019Nu Lambda Mu International Honor Society - Graduate Level. Nonprofit Academic Centres Council.
2019Dr. Tessa Hebb Graduate Award in Social Innovation. Carleton University, Ottawa, ON. $4110.
2017TD Bursary in Philanthropy and Nonprofit Leadership. Carleton University, Ottawa, ON. $1400.


CONFERENCE ACTIVITY

Academic Presentations

2019Dougherty, C., Schmidt, K., and Mahon, C. Donor responses to out-group beneficiary profiles in direct mail solicitations over time: A case study. 2019 ANSER-ARES Annual Conference, Vancouver, BC.
2019Schmidt, K. and Dougherty, C. Evaluating the suitability of the AFP donor liftetime value calculation: A case study using STARS Foundation's community donor file. 2019 ANSER-ARES Annual Conference, Vancouver, BC.
2018Dougherty, C. Trust and transparency: Accreditation and impact reporting by Canadian charities. 2018 ANSER-ARES Annual Conference, Regina, SK.
2018Phillips, S., Barr, C., and Dougherty C. Self-regulation as a fine balance: Assessing the standards program. 2018 ANSER-ARES Annual Conference, Regina, SK.

Academic Presentations - presented by co-author(s)
Presenting author(s) marked with an asterisk (*)

2018*Grasse, N., Dougherty, C., *Brown, W., Phillips, S., and Barr, C. Imagine Canada: Standards program for Canada's charities and nonprofits. 2018 ARNOVA Conference, Austin, TX.

Non-Academic Presentations

2017Dougherty, C. CVA Certification Information Session. 2017 Joint Volunteer Management Professionals of Canada National Conference and Administrators of Volunteer Resources BC Conference, Victoria, BC.
2016
(repeated 2017)
Dougherty, C. CVA Certification Information Session (webinar). Canada: Volunteer Management Professionals of Canada.
2014Millard, R. and Dougherty, C. Effective Volunteer Support. 2014 Scouts Canada National Leadership Summit, Toronto, ON.


RESEARCH EXPERIENCE

2018 - presentGraduate Research Assistant. Carleton University, Ottawa, ON. Principal investigator: Nathan Grasse, PhD.


RELATED PROFESSIONAL SKILLS

Relevant Training

2013Board Chair Training. United Way of Calgary and Area.
2012Board Director Training. United Way of Calgary and Area.
2012Outcome Measurement. United Way of Calgary and Area.
2012Trainer III (adult training course development). Scouts Canada.
2011Ten Steps to Creating Safe Environments. Red Cross Canada.


PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATIONS

Certifications

2016Certified in Volunteer Administration (CVA). Council for Certification in Volunteer Administration.

Memberships

2019 - presentAssociation for Research on Nonprofit Organizations and Voluntary Action (ARNOVA).
2018 - presentAssociation for Nonprofit and Social Economy Research (ANSER).
2016 - presentCouncil for Certification in Volunteer Administration.


RELATED PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE


Paid

2018 - presentAnalyst, Foundation Operations. STARS Foundation, Calgary, AB.
2016 - 2018Development Officer, Volunteer Program. STARS Foundation, Calgary, AB.
2014 - 2015Prairie Operations Manager. Scouts Canada, Calgary, AB.
2007 - 2014Area Support Manager. Scouts Canada, Calgary, AB.

Voluntary

2018 - presentRegional Reviewer. Canada's Volunteer Awards, Employment and Skills Development Canada, Ottawa, ON.
2014 - presentStandards Program Peer Reviewer. Imagine Canada, Toronto, ON.
2016 - 2017Certification Lead. Volunteer Management Professionals of Canada.
2016 - 2017External Relations Committee Member. Council for Certification in Volunteer Administration.
2011 - 2014Board Director. Propellus (formerly Volunteer Calgary), Calgary, AB. Included terms as Board Chair (2013-14) and Secretary-Treasurer (2012-13).