Our Mentors

Katie McNerney

Katie McNerney is an entrepreneur passionate about increasing social impact by helping mission-driven organizations recruit and develop leadership talent. Katie is the Founder and Partner of LeaderFit, an executive search firm serving nonprofits, foundations and social enterprises. LeaderFit recently launched Purpose Path, a structured career coaching program that inspires and prepares professionals to pursue leadership roles at social impact organizations. As a 2017 Presidential Leadership Scholar, Katie is working to adapt Purpose Path’s curriculum to help veterans translate their skills to leadership roles across the social sector. Katie earned an MBA from Harvard Business School and a BA from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Katie lives in Washington, D.C.