Cynthia B. Nunn is a career nonprofit professional currently serving as President of the Center for Nonprofit Management. She returned to the Center to lead this nationally recognized management support organization that increases the performance and impact of more than 1,300 nonprofit organizations in the North Texas area. Past nonprofit leadership roles include President/Chief Professional Officer of the Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Dallas, Inc., a youth development organization serving 10,000 youth in Dallas, Texas and Executive Director of Bryan’s House, a nationally acclaimed pediatric AIDS organization in North Texas. Prior to these positions, she was Director of Consulting Services for the Center for Nonprofit Management and had an extensive career in managing employment and training services in Dallas.
Mrs. Nunn has served on numerous boards and advisory committees throughout the Metroplex and currently serves on the board of the North Texas Commission, E.K. Bailey Ministries, and the Harmony Community Development Corporation. She is a member of the Leadership Dallas Alumni Association and past president of the Association of United Way Agency Executives which afforded her the opportunity to serve on the United Way’s Board of Directors and Finance Committee.
Her passion is coaching nonprofit and corporate professionals and mentoring young women seeking career guidance, encouragement and support. She is highly engaged as a volunteer through church, civic and nonprofit organizations. Mrs. Nunn is a recent graduate of the Nonprofit Leadership Certificate Program jointly sponsored by the Center for Nonprofit Management and Southern Methodist University. She is often engaged as a panel speaker and workshop presenter on nonprofit issues, such as board governance, ethics and accountability, communication and executive leadership.