Teresa VanHorn

Director, Nonprofit Leadership Alliance; Coordinator, Leadership Minor

  • Leadership Studies
  • M.A.E., University of Northern Iowa, Educational Psychology
  • B.S., Iowa State University, Psychology

Ms. Van Horn is the Director of theNonprofit Leadership Alliance program, a national nonprofit management certificate program for undergraduates. She teaches the following courses: Nonprofit Leadership and Management; Agency Seminar; and supervises USD Leadership and Nonprofit program interns working in the community. Ms. Van Horn brings nonprofit management experience to her position at USD and over twenty-five years of teaching experience. Ms. Van Horn has presented at International Leadership Association (ILA) conferences, the Association for Research on Nonprofit Organizations and Voluntary Action (ARNOVA), and at the American Humanics Director’s Association annual meetings.  She was voted Senior Class 2008 Professor of the Year for the School of Leadership and Education Sciences.