Kim Moore Bailey, Youth Outside

Kim Moore Bailey is the Chief Executive Officer at Youth Outside, where she guides the overall strategic direction for the organization and supports the leadership team as they manage the organization’s grantmaking portfolio, training and capacity-building programs, and on-going advocacy work. With over 20 years of experience in strategic planning and community engagement, she provides the leadership and vision that drives Youth Outside’s work to ensure that young people who have been traditionally or historically underrepresented in the outdoor movement have the opportunity to connect with nature in culturally relevant and inclusive ways. Kim received her BS from Northeastern University and her MS from New York University in Counselor Education, and participated in Harvard University’s Kennedy School of Government Senior Executives in the State and Local Government program. Kim serves on the Board of Directors for the Environmental Grantmakers Association, the Children & Nature Network, the North American Association for Environmental Education, and the Blue Sky Funders Forum.