Jan Fisher has devoted her career to empowering nonprofit organizations, the people served and the nonprofit workforce. As the Executive Director of Nonprofit Westchester, she brings 300+ members together to advocate with one voice, demonstrate the strength and impact of the nonprofit sector, share ideas and expertise, and facilitate learning and collaboration with nonprofit, business and government partners. Deeply committed to equity and justice, Jan believes we must confront the underlying issues that create barriers to the full and equitable inclusion of all people in community life, and work together to dismantle systemic racism, ableism, and heterosexism.
Jan currently serves on the boards of directors of the Youth Shelter Program of Westchester, Journeys to Change, the Westchester Putnam Workforce Development Board, the Westchester County Association, the Public Private Partnership for Aging, and the Westchester COAD (Community Organizations Active in Disaster). She sits on Governor Hochul’s Not-for-Profit Advisory Committee, the Advisory Committee for the Westchester Center for Racial Equity, and is a member of the Westchester County Suicide Prevention Task Force.