OKLAHOMA CITY (July 8) – Neighborhood Services Organization’s dental clinic manager, Laura Gutierrez, was awarded a certificate for Nonprofit Management through the Nonprofit Management Certification Program. Gutierrez was among the 25 students who participated in the six-month professional development program. According to the Oklahoma Center for Nonprofits, Gutierrez accumulated 36 hours of Continuing Professional Education in the following content areas: Leadership Essentials, Managing Support for the Organization, Managing Budgets and Leading Meetings, Human Resources, Conflict Management and Diversity, and Coaching as Supervision.

“Participating in the course was a wonderful opportunity,” Gutierrez said. “The course has great instructors who give continued support and the topics were extremely relevant to every day nonprofit life. I am very proud to have been selected and I can’t wait to put my new skills to use in our office.”