Kate Pravera

Photo of Kate PraveraDr. Pravera is an accomplished nonprofit executive, educator and consultant with more than 30 years of experience building partnerships across public, private and nonprofit sectors and working across disciplines. In 2000, she established the Certificate in Nonprofit Management online program, the first online, instructor-led professional development credential for nonprofit practitioners in the U.S. Her extensive knowledge of the nonprofit sector and management of nonprofit organizations has shaped the CNM program for more than 10 years.

Dr. Pravera specializes in program and curriculum design for professional development initiatives that promote social change. Utilizing a highly participatory and results-oriented approach, she has shaped the successful design and facilitation of numerous professional development workshops, conferences, graduate-level courses and online classes. She has served as founding executive director of the Chicago Community Loan Fund as well as the Child and Adolescent Bipolar Foundation.

As a senior consultant at Millennia Consulting LLC, she established a practice centering on planning, design and evaluation services, including business planning, curriculum design for adult learning, program design and organizational development. Kate holds a PhD in social ethics from Northwestern University.

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