President & CEO Transition

Kate Barr, President & CEO of Propel Nonprofits, will be retiring on December 31, 2023. Propel is grateful for her 22 years of leadership, and her dedication to and role in creating a diverse network of mission-driven nonprofits building a healthy, vibrant, and more just community.

Throughout this transition, you can expect to find updated communications at this page.

A message from Kate Barr

Timeline & Active Search Announcement

This transition has been long in the works and comes at a time when Propel has strong leadership, staff, and programs. Kate and Propel’s board have been working together for over a year to prepare for this transition, and the board is excited to welcome the next leader of Propel.

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