Sue Carter Kahl is the President of Sue Carter Kahl Consulting and has spent her career in the nonprofit and philanthropic sectors. Her work is infused with lessons learned as a nonprofit executive and staff member, board member, volunteer and researcher.
Her current projects include teaching Volunteer Engagement at the University of San Diego (USD), translating research on volunteerism into practitioner-friendly workshops, and blogging at Volunteer Commons. Prior to these efforts, she led a volunteer center, served as a state commissioner on service with CaliforniaVolunteers, and co-authored a chapter in Volunteer Engagement 2.0.
Kahl has a PhD in Leadership Studies from USD and is passionate about bridging practice and theory. Her research focuses on the value that volunteers bring to the organizations they serve. She volunteers as a coach for nonprofit executives through Fieldstone Leadership Network in San Diego.