Kate R. Dewey

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Pittsburgh Office (Stanwix Street)
20 Stanwix Street
Suite 900
Pittsburgh, PA 15222
P: 412.281.9690
F: 412.281.5925

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Kate has more than 35 years of experience working with charitable organizations.  Her areas of expertise include strategic planning, organizational assessment, organizational development, strategic restructuring, policy analysis, issues research, non-profit capacity and facilitation.

Publications & Presentations

  • Imagine, Involve, Implement, Action Guide on Transformational Grantmaker Practices” – Grantmakers for
          Effective Organization
  • “Basic Steps in Establishing a Corporate Giving Program” – The Council on Foundations
  • “A Generous Gift”: The Role of the Nonprofit Sector- The Pittsburgh Foundation
  • “Strategic Restructuring Handbook” –United Way of Southwestern Pennsylvania
  • “Non-profit Capacity in Changing Times” – Jewish Healthcare Foundation
  • “Management Volunteerism in the Greater Pittsburgh Area.” Grable Foundation
  • “The Historical Role of Allegheny County Philanthropic Institutions in Revitalizing Distressed Communities”
          Grantmakers of Western Pennsylvania


  • BA – Rider College
  • Masters – Social Work, Rutgers University
  • Certified Management Trainer – Avraham Y. Goldratt Institute/Yale University
  • Entrepreneur Fellows Center – Katz Graduate School of Business, University of Pittsburgh
  • Leadership Pittsburgh VIII

Professional Affiliations

  • Mentoring Partnership, Board of Directors, Executive Committee, Chair
  • Leadership Pittsburgh, Board Member
  • Shirley A. Jordan Foundation, Trustee