Amy Celep

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Profile

Name

Amy Celep

Affiliation

CEO, Community Wealth Partners

Location

Washington, DC

Biography

As CEO of Community Wealth Partners, Amy Celep guides the organization’s strategic direction and oversees its more than 20 employees in their efforts to support partners in solving problems at the magnitude they exist. Amy was named to this role in April 2010, and since then has led the organization in developing and implementing a new strategy for greater impact, while achieving 50 percent revenue growth and securing a marquee list of partners. Amy served in various consulting and management roles with Community Wealth Partners for eight years before moving into her current position. Prior to joining the organization, she worked in the nonprofit sector as a marketer and fundraiser and in the private sector where she served as a producer for a CBS affiliate’s award-winning evening news. In 2011, Amy was honored as one of The Washington Business Journal’s 40 Under 40, which recognizes the region’s brightest young business leaders. Amy also is a member of the Leadership Greater Washington Class of 2012. Amy received her MBA from Georgetown University and her BS from the Medill School of Journalism at Northwestern University.