Catherine Verrenti, MA, is inspired by a world where the gifts and dignity of every individual are nurtured and celebrated. Having spent over 20 years in direct service nonprofits, she launched Verrenti Consulting in 2016 to support mission-based agencies expand opportunities and empower individuals to live their dreams. Catherine brings hands-on regional and state leadership experience including Neighborhood House, YouthCare, the Workforce Development Council and the Washington Workforce Association. She has worked primarily in and with communities of color in areas such as youth development, education, workforce development, community health, homelessness, food security and immigrant/refugee issues.
Catherine has lived in the Pacific Northwest since 1998, spending her free time in the mountains or water, and can usually be found learning something completely outside of her comfort zone just for fun.