Kathryn Stephens


Kathryn serves as the Interim Executive Director at 1000 Days. In this role, Kathryn will steward 1,000 Days as it continues to advance its ambitious policy and advocacy agenda on behalf of women and children everywhere. As an interim executive, Kathryn has partnered with more than a dozen organizations to manage the transition, lead the organization, and support the staff during times of change. As such, she has consulted to organizational leaders and boards of directors, and has collaborated with senior management teams in many non-profit domains.

Kathryn’s formal training includes Harvard Business School’s Executive Education, Georgetown University’s Organizational Development program, and CTI’s coaching institute. She received her Bachelor of Arts from The George Washington University. She also has traveled extensively, witnessing first-hand the challenges of economic disparity and access. Kathryn resides in Washington, DC, where she celebrates the high-walkability scores of her Capitol Hill neighborhood.