Nonprofit Pros

Frontdoors Media is covering the professionals on the move in the Valley nonprofit community.
  • Lisa Urias named Chief Program and Community Engagement Officer at ACF

    The Arizona Community Foundation (ACF) announced that Lisa Urias will become Chief Program and Community Engagement Officer beginning April 1. She succeeds Elisa de la Vara who plans to retire from the foundation on March 31. Urias...

    • Posted March 3, 2021
  • Nonprofit Pro: Tip of the Month – March 2021

    Thanks to Vikki Scarafiotti, MPA of Scarafiotti Consulting, LLC for providing our first “Tip of the Month” in Frontdoors Magazine! Are you a nonprofit consultant and would like to submit a “Tip of the Month” for consideration?...

    • Posted March 1, 2021
  • The Phoenix Symphony Expands Its Board of Directors

    The Phoenix Symphony has added three members to its Board of Directors.  The three new Directors are: • Dr. Larry Johnson, President of Phoenix College. Dr. Johnson has an extensive list of accomplishments including service as former...

    • Posted February 25, 2021
  • Multi-Sector CEO Becky Jackson Launches Consultancy

    Multi-sector business leader Becky Jackson announces the launch of her consulting business, Becky Jackson, LLC, advising across a variety of areas, including team development, revenue diversification, strategic planning and capital campaigns. Jackson’s unique skill set stems from...

    • Posted February 24, 2021
  • Ivan Gilreath Named President and CEO of Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Scottsdale

    Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Scottsdale has named Ivan Gilreath as President and Chief Executive Officer. He began in the new post on Feb. 1.   “The BGCS Board of Governors is excited to begin this new...

    • Posted February 15, 2021
  • Former Nonprofit Exec Releases Book on Strategic Planning Framework

    Carol A. Poore Ph.D., MBA has released her book Strategic Impact: A Leader’s Three-Step Framework for the Customized Vital Strategic Plan (Fast Company Press) to help business leaders create and execute legacy-defining vital strategic plans. Poore believes...

    • Posted February 8, 2021
  • Steve Hilton Elected Chairman of Banner Health Foundation Board

    Steven J. Hilton has been elected Chairman of the Board for the Banner Health Foundation. He will serve a two-year term on the 25-member Board for the Foundation, which serves as the philanthropic arm of nonprofit Banner Health...

    • Posted February 3, 2021
  • Kim McWaters Selected as Next President and CEO of Fresh Start Women’s Foundation

    Fresh Start Women’s Foundation, a Phoenix-based non-profit, has selected Kim McWaters as its new President and Chief Executive Officer.  McWaters’ appointment concludes a formal search process led by board member Andrea Katsenes Pappas that vetted more than...

    • Posted February 3, 2021
  • 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
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