Principal, Carrie Blanding Consulting
Carrie is an Oakland, California-based consultant who specializes in interim executive director roles.
Her executive transition clients span a wide range of causes, from homelessness to environmentalism. A former executive director for a chamber music nonprofit, Carrie maintains close ties to the arts community and has provided interim leadership at a number of performing arts nonprofits.
Carrie has a bachelor’s degree from U.C. Berkeley and a board leadership certificate from the Harvard Kennedy School. Past volunteering highlights include serving as board chair of Leap (leaparts.org) and performing for five seasons with the San Francisco Symphony Chorus.
Memberships: Bay Area Interim Executive Directors Network. Association of Fundraising Professionals. Alliance for Nonprofit Management.
Member of the C2Arts Leadership Circle.