Do you think you have the ability to help people? Do you think you can create effective solutions to all problems? Do you want to lead a crowd of people? If “yes” is your answer to all of these questions, then most likely, you have the qualities of being a good leader just like Tammy Walz.
By designation, a leader is someone who commands or leads an organization, group or country. This may look like a simple definition, but the responsibilities you would take are beyond the name itself. Even though leadership requires different skills, personalities and abilities in depending on the condition, there are few basic qualities you will find in any good leader.
Take Tammy Walz for instance. In fall 2013, she joined the Harbor Area after serving preceding leadership positions at Boys & Girls Club in Oceanside and Arizona. After her term serving these organizations, she then took the responsibility of being a professional chief executive at Boys and Girls Club Harbor Area.
Tammy Walz is holding bachelor’s and master’s degrees from Frostburg State University located in Maryland, where she majored in education and recreation, dance and physical education. Aside from serving as an executive director at Boys and Girls Club North Arizona, her work background includes vice president, executive director or director positions at YMCAs in Pleasant Hill and Santa Rosa, Texas, El Paso, Bowling Green, Ky. and Severna Park, Md.
Throughout her 2-year shift in Sedona, Tammy Walz quoted a great increase in public donations as well as partnerships with other community organizations as among her major accomplishments. These were successfully achieved because of her unparalleled qualities as a true leader. The board of organizations was very much impressed with the managerial skills she possesses, and the success she has had to raise contributions in different communities where she has shared her skills and experience for non-profit organizations.
The organization she manages is known as Boys and Girls Club. It is a secure recreation, haven center and facility for quality youth progress services. Also, it is a fun social hall for children to attend different clubs they want. It aims to help both children and youths to achieve a healthy lifestyle and social interaction with other communities.
But, what are these qualities that Tammy Walz possesses, making her as one of the excellent leaders in the country? Persistence and determination are above the list. As a leader, she doesn’t allow any challenges to hold her back. Rather than letting herself and the people around who follow her to descend for the count, she continues getting up and pressing forward regardless of negative circumstances.
Cultivating new leaders is also on top of the list. She deeply understands that not all the times she has the ability to do all the responsibilities given to her by hand. The help of a new leader is much appreciated and important. Therefore, cultivating a new, effective and excellent leader is one of her responsibilities in the society.
Because of her deep commitment to become an inspiration to other people, especially to the children and youths, Walz became a successful team leader. Aside from imparting the knowledge and skills, she is also serving as a good role model to everyone, most especially to those who want to supervise the world. She never stops learning, one of the unique characteristics that a true leader should have. For her, the more you learn, the more knowledge you can share.
Over the years, Tammy Walz has proven many times that she is a great asset to any organizations. She has revealed herself as an incredible leader with an established track record that will make the organization benefit in the future.