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People: These are the stories about the people that are doing this work and some of their ideas.

Power moves: Pew Charitable Trusts appoints new president and CEO people

Mar. 27, 2020 11:26 am

Power moves: Pew Charitable Trusts appoints new president and CEO

Plus, Romana Lee-Akiyama becomes the director of multicultural affairs at the Office of Immigrant Affairs.
Corinne O’Connell is charging forward for affordable housing people

Mar. 25, 2020 11:00 am

Corinne O’Connell is charging forward for affordable housing

The Habitat for Humanity Philadelphia CEO talks helming massive growth at the organization, learning as a leader and inspiring the next generation of young women professionals.
Lucy Minchoff is making her mark as a leader — even before graduating from high school people

Mar. 23, 2020 9:13 am

Lucy Minchoff is making her mark as a leader — even before graduating from high school

"GirlGov has taught me how much of an impact I can have, even at age 16," says the Downingtown STEM Academy student, who wants to start a nonprofit focused on the environment and tech.
Power moves: Major changes for three women in leadership roles people

Mar. 17, 2020 10:10 am

Power moves: Major changes for three women in leadership roles

Beth Miller leaves Community Design Collaborative, Erika Guadalupe Núñez heads up Juntos, and Alexia Doumbouya leads the Philly chapter of Walker's Legacy. Plus, power moves at LISC Philly, Hopeworks Camden, and more.
Power moves: Keisha Jordan becomes the executive director of CSFP people

Mar. 4, 2020 12:03 pm

Power moves: Keisha Jordan becomes the executive director of CSFP

Also, a high-level move at International House and two senior staff hires at Project HOME; board of education appointees, new board members at PICC, and at Philadelphia Futures. Plus, honorees from Girl Scouts of Eastern PA and a kitchen table awardee at CCFWG.
‘People need to see leaders who look like they do’: Q & A with the DVCCC’s Dr. Dolly Wideman-Scott people

Feb. 27, 2020 9:05 am

‘People need to see leaders who look like they do’: Q & A with the DVCCC’s Dr. Dolly Wideman-Scott

"I’ve also been blessed with a very diverse staff, and I’ve seen that it makes clients more comfortable when coming to us at the most vulnerable points in their lives," says the leader of the Domestic Violence Center of Chester County.
Katherine Johnson: NASA mathematician and much-needed role model people

Feb. 25, 2020 11:17 am

Katherine Johnson: NASA mathematician and much-needed role model

In her guest column, The Conversation's Monica Grady celebrates the extraordinary achievements of Katherine Johnson, and why women space scientists and engineers still need role models.
Power moves: Jen Weikert named executive director of Covenant House Pennsylvania people

Feb. 20, 2020 1:48 pm

Power moves: Jen Weikert named executive director of Covenant House Pennsylvania

Plus power moves at Associated Services for the Blind and Visually Impaired, and Pennsylvania Immigration and Citizenship Coalition.
Power Moves: PCA’s Holly Lange will retire April 3, Najja Orr will succeed her as CEO people

Feb. 19, 2020 12:13 pm

Power Moves: PCA’s Holly Lange will retire April 3, Najja Orr will succeed her as CEO

“Holly has laid the groundwork for the organization to move forward with a clear vision," said Philadelphia Corporation for Aging board chair Katherine Galluzzi. "She will be greatly missed at the helm, but we are assured of a successful transition due to her guidance.”
Power moves: 10 top level moves and recent hires people

Feb. 18, 2020 8:20 am

Power moves: 10 top level moves and recent hires

News from Wharton Social Impact Initiative, Nationalities Service Center, Juvenile Law Center, Center City District, SBN, Office of Children and Families, Office of the Chief Integrity Officer, and Technically Media.

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