A Benefit of Membership

Discount from Nonprofit HR

League member orchestra organizations of any size now have affordable access to the expertise needed to develop and maintain best practices in the skills necessary for high performance and high staff retention rates including, among others: Recruitment, Onboarding, Professional Development, and Performance Management.

The Nonprofit HR standard rate for HR consultative services is $225/hr. Member orchestras pay only $185/hr for the same expertise, an approximately 18% discount as a benefit of League membership.

All flat-fee consulting engagements negotiated with Nonprofit HR will be discounted 15%. 

How to Get Started
To begin taking advantage of this benefit of membership, contact Sangeetha Subramanian, Manager, Business Development or Lisa Brown Alexander, President and CEO, Nonprofit HR at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .

Note: To ensure that your organization receives the discounted hourly rate, be certain to identify your organization as a member of the League of American Orchestras.


About Nonprofit HR

Lisa Brown Alexander, President and CEO of Nonprofit HR

Nonprofit HR is led by Lisa Brown Alexander, its founder and CEO. Lisa served as the League's director of HR and participated actively in the League's 2018 Midwinter Managers meeting and National Conference. Her familiarity and direct experience with the League reinforces this new partnership. 

As the country's leading full-service human resources firm focused exclusively on the social sector, Nonprofit HR understands the unique needs of mission-driven organizations. It partners with nonprofits, associations, and foundations in project-based human resources consulting, HR outsourcing, talent acquisition, executive search, and knowledge and insights, all with the objective of making the nonprofit workforce the best it can be. Since 2000, it has amplified the impact of the world's most influential nonprofit organizations, from the American Society of Hematology to Greenpeace and Boys & Girls Clubs of America. Nonprofit HR is also widely recognized for nonprofit sector research and thought leadership. They publish a variety of cutting-edge human resources research and data exclusively for the social sector, and host a variety of in-person and virtual educational events for nonprofit professionals.


Promoting Healthy Orchestra Organizations

This new service is a complement to the League's long-standing programs that identify and develop talent for orchestras and help promote healthy cultures. By now connecting League members with professional HR resources, we hope to amplify and scale our efforts to meet the needs of our large and diverse membership.


More on This Topic
How to Develop Human Resources When You Have No Resources (article by Jesse Rosen) 

The Challenges of Managing People (member-only webinar by Lisa Brown Alexander, Nonprofit HR) 

Why Culture Matters to Mission (member-only webinar by Lisa Brown Alexander, Nonprofit HR)

Recruiting & Interviewing – Hiring the Right Talent to Move the Mission Forward
(member-only webinar by Lisa Brown Alexander, Nonprofit HR)