Judy Katz and Tanya Lewis Kelly

 Judith E. Katz, President, On Target Strategies  helps organizations and small businesses build a successful future. As Chair of the Governance Matters Roundtable Committee, Judy spearheads program planning for senior nonprofit managers and board members focusing on improving their organizations’ effectiveness. Judy’s seminars for SCORE, affiliated with the Small Business Administration, cover business planning, starting a nonprofit and marketing. She was VP of Corporate Planning and Mergers and Acquisitions for American Express. She redesigned nationwide community relations for Barnes & Noble and was President of the two-year, career oriented college, the Katharine Gibbs School. She has served as president of two nonprofit boards and as a senior manager and consultant/trainer in education, health and social service agencies. 

Tanya Lewis-Kelly, Regional Director, Volunteer Consulting Group / boardnetUSA.org (VCG) provides board consulting and recruitment assistance to charter schools, youth serving agencies and other local organizations and works with corporations to prepare their employees for board service. Prior to joining VCG, Ms. Lewis-Kelly served as Deputy Director of the Harlem Community Justice Center. Ms. Lewis-Kelly also worked at the Children’s Defense Fund, Westchester County Press and the U.S. House of Representatives under Congresswoman Nita M. Lowey.  Over the years, Ms. Lewis-Kelly has been an active member of the Black Democrats of Westchester, Delta Sigma Theta Sorority Inc., St. Charles Borromeo Church’s Catechesis program in Harlem and "Class Mom" at The Spence School in New York City. Ms. Lewis-Kelly has a B.S. from Cornell University and was a Public Policy Major at NYU’s Wagner Graduate School.

 

Topic Expertise:
• board development
• business planning
• financial oversight
• operational improvement
• organizational design and development
• strategic planning