Nonprofit Pros

Frontdoors Media is covering the professionals on the move in the Valley nonprofit community.
  • Lori Riedel Appointed Executive Director of Smiles and Beyond

    Lori Riedel has been appointed the executive director of Smiles and Beyond, replacing CEO Linda Parker Smith. “Our organization is delighted to welcome Lori Riedel as our new executive director,” said Maureen Perry, Smiles and Beyond board of directors President....

    • Posted January 20, 2021
  • Gabi Young to Lead Diaper Bank of Arizona of Central Arizona

    Gabi Young, current director of community outreach for Diaper Bank of Central Arizona, will take over the role of president of the organization beginning January 1. Young has been involved with the Diaper Bank for the past...

    • Posted December 18, 2020
  • Phoenix Chorale Executive Director To Step Down in 2021

    Phoenix Chorale CEO Jen Rogers has announced she will step down from her position in January 2021 after nearly 15 years working with the organization. Rogers has served as the Chorale’s administrative leader since 2015, when she stepped...

    • Posted December 10, 2020
  • Valleywise Health Foundation Announces New Emerging Leaders Program

    Valleywise Health Foundation, formally known as the Maricopa Health Foundation, is launching a new community mentorship program, Emerging Leaders. The new mentorship program will pair ambitious diverse professionals (mentees) under the age of 35 with established executives who...

    • Posted November 2, 2020
  • UMOM New Day Centers Names Jackson Fonder CEO

    Jackson Fonder has been named the new CEO of UMOM New Day Centers, a Phoenix-based organization focused on preventing and ending homelessness with innovative strategies and housing solutions that meet each family and individual’s unique needs. Every...

    • Posted October 29, 2020
  • Fresh Start Women’s Foundation Announces CEO Retirement and Transition Plan

    Susan Berman is retiring as Chief Executive Officer of Fresh Start Women’s Foundation, a Phoenix based non-profit, effective June 30, 2021 and Fresh Start’s board has initiated a search process to identify her successor.  Berman will remain...

    • Posted October 22, 2020
  • Arizona Science Center President & CEO Chevy Humphrey Stepping Down at End of Year

    Chevy Humphrey will leave her role as President and CEO of the Arizona Science Center effective December 31, 2020. Humphrey first joined the Science Center in 1998 and became CEO in 2005. Humphrey is leaving the Arizona...

    • Posted October 7, 2020
  • One Step Beyond Names Madison Blanton CEO

    Phoenix-based One Step Beyond, Inc. (OSBI) — a leading provider of innovative education programs for intellectually disabled adults in Phoenix, Ariz., San Mateo and San Carlos, Calif. — has appointed Madison Blanton CEO. Blanton succeeds founder Mimi Rogers, who...

    • Posted September 23, 2020
  • Jaclyn Pederson Appointed New Chief Executive Officer of Feeding Matters

    Feeding Matters, a national advocacy organization for Pediatric Feeding Disorder (PFD), has appointed Jaclyn Pederson as new Chief Executive Officer. She will assume the responsibilities of Chris Linn, who has stepped down after 12 years of service...

    • Posted September 15, 2020
  • Whitney Silence Named Homeward Bound CEO

    Homeward Bound’s Board of Directors has appointed Whitney Silence as acting Chief Executive Officer. Silence previously held the position of Chief Operating Officer with Homeward Bound. “During this time of community transformation, our organization is excited to...

    • Posted August 25, 2020
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