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KLR Executive Search Group Places President & CEO at United Way of Rhode Island

KLR Executive Search Group, a national retained executive search firm, is pleased to announce the successful appointment of Cortney Nicolato as President and CEO of United Way of Rhode Island.

Following a national search, the UWRI Board of Directors has enthusiastically selected Cortney Nicolato to lead the organization as its next President and CEO. Nicolato, a resident of Lantana, Texas, was born and raised in Pawtucket, Rhode Island and is a graduate of the University of Rhode Island.  She has held executive leadership positions with nonprofit and business sectors for more than 17 years, and currently leads The Senior Source in Dallas, Texas as President and CEO. Among her accomplishments, Nicolato has cultivated strategic partnerships with more than 100 organizations worldwide, has raised significant funds, and has been a mentor and influencer for health and social service related start-up companies.

About United Way of Rhode Island:
United Way of Rhode Island (UWRI) is a partner in change, working with a broad range of people and organizations to identify and resolve pressing community issues. To achieve measurable, lasting change, we identify and build on community strengths and assets, help individuals and groups with specific community interests find ways to contribute their time and talents, support direct-service programs and community-change efforts, and advocate for public policy changes that support our work.

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