Turnaround Arts - Director, Turnaround Arts
Kathleen Fletcher is the national director of Turnaround Arts. She is responsible for steering the program strategy, fundraising, developing and maintaining national partnerships, stewarding relationships with high profile artists, as well as managing external relations, communication, and the national team.
With a background in elementary education, Kathleen has worked in many aspects of social justice and civil rights in the private, nonprofit, and public sectors. From 1995 to 2005, Kathleen served as director of communications at the National Fair Housing Alliance, where she managed Housing and Urban Development’s fair housing grants and established 11 successful fair housing organizations across the country. From 2003 to 2006, Kathleen was senior vice president of Campaigns at Public Interest, where she directed the Washington, D.C., office and managed such major accounts as the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, Allstate Foundation, American Civil Liberties Union, Girl Scouts of the USA, the Wounded Warrior Project, Google, and more. Kathleen was recently President of Fletcher Group, Inc., whose clients included True2o, the Leadership Conference on Civil and Human Rights, and the Atlantic Council of the United States. She recently founded All Our Kids.