Executive Director Katherine V. Smith leads one of the foremost university-based organizations where companies committed to good corporate citizenship share and seek best practice and up to date information.
Smith joined the Center in August 2010. She has worked in nonprofit and higher education organizations for more than 20 years, including the University of Massachusetts, where she oversaw the University’s supporting foundation operations during its growth from a $250M to $700M corpus as well as its marketing and communications organizations. Smith spent three previous years at Boston College, where she was associate vice president for School Relations and Corporate and Foundation Relations, and more than six years at Brown University where she served last as AVP for Research. Prior to entering higher education, Smith worked extensively in community-based arts and education organizations.