Carla Slawson, Executive Director


P.O. Box 2007

Northbrook, IL 60062

With a commitment to the non-profit sector for most of her career, Carla provids experience gained in executive management, programming and marketing from a diverse range of industries including education, performing arts, study abroad, science safety, and leadership programming. Organizations that have benefitted from her contributions include: IES Abroad, Underwriters Laboratories (UL), The Milwaukee Ballet, the Northbrook Youth Commission, the Milwaukee Chamber Theater, and the Great Books Foundation. She earned a BA from Vassar College and an MBA from the University of Wisconsin-Madison. She is passionate about the impact that values-based leadership has on individuals and communities and is honored to be forwarding the mission of the Arthur J. Schmitt Foundation.

Background on Carla Slawson

We are not currently accepting funding applications beyond our existing educational partners. However, if you are interested to learn more about Arthur J. Schmitt, to receive a copy of his biography, Quest for Leadership, or to ask other questions, please send us an email.

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