CENTER FOR HIGHER AMBITION LEADERSHIP INC

Address
55 OLD BEDFORD ROAD NO 104
LINCOLN, MA 01773
Contact
Website: http://www.higherambition.org
Phone: +1 (781) 328-3900
Nonprofit
NTEE: W70 - Leadership Development
EIN: 90-0875514

Mission

THE CORPORATION IS ORGANIZED EXCLUSIVELY FOR CHARITABLE, EDUCATIONAL AND SCIENTIFIC PURPOSES. THE MISSION IS TO DEVELOP AND DISSEMINATE PRACTICAL KNOWLEDGE ABOUT HOW TO MOST EFFECTIVELY LEAD AND MANAGE "HIGHER AMBITION" INSTITUTIONS.
 201720162015
Basic features of the organization
Year of formation2012
Subsection501(c)(3)
Organization typeCorporation
Metropolitan statistical area1123
Human resources, including compensation
Summary compensation info
Sum of reportable (W2/1099) compensation$220,000.00$220,000.00$220,000.00
Number of employees564
Number of people compensated >$100k111
Number of volunteers000
Number of highly compensated contractors210
Personnel
Beer, Michael
TitlePRESIDENTPRESIDENTPRESIDENT
Name of key/compensated personMICHAEL BEERMICHAEL BEERMICHAEL BEER
Average hours per week working for org10.0010.0010.00
Reportable compensation from org$60,000.00$60,000.00$60,000.00
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00$0.00$0.00
PositionIndividual trustee or director, OfficerIndividual trustee or director, OfficerIndividual trustee or director, Officer
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00$0.00$0.00
Conant, Douglas
TitleTRUSTEETRUSTEETRUSTEE
Name of key/compensated personDOUGLAS CONANTDOUGLAS CONANTDOUGLAS CONANT
Average hours per week working for org4.004.001.00
Reportable compensation from org$0.00$0.00$0.00
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00$0.00$0.00
PositionIndividual trustee or directorIndividual trustee or directorIndividual trustee or director
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00$0.00$0.00
Eisenstat, Russell
TitleEXECUTIVE DIRECTOR & CLERKEXECUTIVE DIRECTOR & CLERKEXECUTIVE DIRECTOR & CLERK
Name of key/compensated personRUSSELL A EISENSTATRUSSELL A EISENSTATRUSSELL A EISENSTAT
Average hours per week working for org40.0040.0040.00
Reportable compensation from org$160,000.00$160,000.00$160,000.00
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00$0.00$0.00
PositionIndividual trustee or director, OfficerIndividual trustee or director, OfficerIndividual trustee or director, Officer
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00$0.00$0.00
Foote, Nathaniel
TitleTREASURERTREASURERTREASURER
Name of key/compensated personNATHANIEL W FOOTENATHANIEL W FOOTENATHANIEL W FOOTE
Average hours per week working for org2.002.002.00
Reportable compensation from org$0.00$0.00$0.00
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00$0.00$0.00
PositionIndividual trustee or director, OfficerIndividual trustee or director, OfficerIndividual trustee or director, Officer
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00$0.00$0.00
Freeman, Kenneth
TitleTRUSTEE  
Name of key/compensated personKENNETH FREEMAN  
Average hours per week working for org1.00  
Reportable compensation from org$0.00  
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00  
PositionIndividual trustee or director  
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00  
Gochnauer, Richard
TitleTRUSTEETRUSTEETRUSTEE
Name of key/compensated personRICHARD GOCHNAUERRICHARD GOCHNAUERRICHARD GOCHNAUER
Average hours per week working for org1.001.001.00
Reportable compensation from org$0.00$0.00$0.00
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00$0.00$0.00
PositionIndividual trustee or directorIndividual trustee or directorIndividual trustee or director
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00$0.00$0.00
Henderson, Rebecca
Title TRUSTEETRUSTEE
Name of key/compensated person REBECCA HENDERSONREBECCA HENDERSON
Average hours per week working for org 1.001.00
Reportable compensation from org $0.00$0.00
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs $0.00$0.00
Position Individual trustee or directorIndividual trustee or director
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs  $0.00$0.00
Ludwig, Edward
TitleTRUSTEETRUSTEETRUSTEE
Name of key/compensated personEDWARD LUDWIGEDWARD LUDWIGEDWARD LUDWIG
Average hours per week working for org1.001.001.00
Reportable compensation from org$0.00$0.00$0.00
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00$0.00$0.00
PositionIndividual trustee or directorIndividual trustee or directorIndividual trustee or director
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00$0.00$0.00
Purpose: mission, activities & accomplishments
Mission or significant activitiesTHE CORPORATION IS ORGANIZED EXCLUSIVELY FOR CHARITABLE, EDUCATIONAL AND SCIENTIFIC PURPOSES.THE CORPORATION IS ORGANIZED EXCLUSIVELY FOR CHARITABLE, EDUCATIONAL AND SCIENTIFIC PURPOSES.THE CORPORATION IS ORGANIZED EXCLUSIVELY FOR CHARITABLE, EDUCATIONAL AND SCIENTIFIC PURPOSES.
Program expenses (total)$1,409,503.00$1,132,725.00$813,717.00
Programs, including revenue & expenses
DEVELOPED AND DISSEMINATED PRACTICAL KNOWLEDGE ABOUT HOW TO MOST EFFECTIVELY LEAD AND MANAGE "HIGHER AMBITION" INSTITIONS.
Program expenses$1,409,503.00$1,132,725.00$813,717.00
Program descriptionDEVELOPED AND DISSEMINATED PRACTICAL KNOWLEDGE ABOUT HOW TO MOST EFFECTIVELY LEAD AND MANAGE "HIGHER AMBITION" INSTITIONS.DEVELOPED AND DISSEMINATED PRACTICAL KNOWLEDGE ABOUT HOW TO MOST EFFECTIVELY LEAD AND MANAGE "HIGHER AMBITION" INSTITIONS.DEVELOPED AND DISSEMINATED PRACTICAL KNOWLEDGE ABOUT HOW TO MOST EFFECTIVELY LEAD AND MANAGE "HIGHER AMBITION" INSTITIONS.
Financial data
Expense categories (totals)
Sum (total functional expenses)$1,639,619.00$1,327,823.00$904,883.00
Program services (total functional expenses)$1,409,503.00$1,132,725.00$813,717.00
Management & general (total functional expenses)$123,350.00$78,416.00$43,943.00
Fundraising (total functional expenses)$106,766.00$116,682.00$47,223.00
Revenue
Total revenue$1,683,748.00$1,292,057.00$1,054,458.00
Program service revenue (total)  $0.00
Revenue from contributions (total)$1,683,748.00$1,292,057.00$1,054,458.00
Revenue from noncash contributions $41,682.00$33,000.00
Investment income$0.00$0.00$0.00
Total unrelated business revenue$0.00$0.00$0.00
Other revenue, current yr$0.00$0.00$0.00
Net unrelated business taxable revenue$0.00$0.00$0.00
Total revenue from grants, etc., current yr$1,683,748.00$1,292,057.00$1,054,458.00
Gross receipts$1,683,748.00$1,292,057.00$1,054,458.00
Sources of contributions
Contributions revenue from membership dues$1,683,748.00$1,232,875.00 
Revenue from all other contributions $59,182.00$1,054,458.00
Other types of revenue
Net rental income  $0.00
Fees for services
Legal fees (total)$2,040.00  
Fundraising service fees (total)$0.00$0.00$0.00
Accounting service fees (total)$11,500.00$12,300.00$6,030.00
Assets and liabilities
Total assets$1,132,145.00$828,036.00$779,955.00
Total assets, beginning of year$828,036.00$779,955.00$595,866.00
Total liabilities$945,799.00$685,819.00$601,972.00
Total liabilities, beginning of year$685,819.00$601,972.00$567,458.00
Net assets$186,346.00$142,217.00$177,983.00
Net assets, beginning of year$142,217.00$177,983.00$28,408.00
Other liabilities$42,851.00$31,203.00$5,254.00
Cash: non-interest bearing$938,314.00$769,972.00$350,658.00
Cash: non-interest bearing, beginning of year$769,972.00$350,658.00$378,643.00
Other financial variables
Revenue less expenses$44,129.00-$35,766.00$149,575.00
Advertising (total)$2,175.00$15,050.00$628.00
Accounts receivable, net$173,075.00$58,064.00$378,519.00
Prepaid expenses & deferred charges$20,756.00 $50,778.00
Accounts payable & accrued expenses$116,280.00$111,699.00$81,926.00
Deferred revenue$786,668.00$542,917.00$514,792.00
Total net assets or fund balances$186,346.00$142,217.00$177,983.00
Governance and accountability
Number of voting members777
Number of independent voting members777
Financial sheets auditedTrueTrueTrue
Tax year start date2017-01-012016-01-012015-01-01
Tax year end date2017-12-312016-12-312015-12-31
Accounting methodAccrualAccrualAccrual
Metadata about the filing
E-return type990990990
Reason for form submission
Address change True 
Date e-filing submitted2018-07-262017-11-092016-10-18
IRS schema version2017v2.22016v3.02015v2.1
Filing identifier201801349349302990201712649349300421201621889349300927
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