What inspires me: People who overcome adversity and beat the odds
I am most proud of: My two beautiful boys who are confident, creative and caring
I do what I do because: I love to learn, and I learn so much from our partners who are transforming the world
- Strategy development
- Leadership coaching
As CEO of Community Wealth Partners, Amy Celep guides the organization’s strategic direction and oversees the team’s efforts to support partners in making lasting social change. Amy was named to this role in 2010, and since then has led the organization in developing and implementing a new strategy for greater impact, while achieving significant 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 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 M.B.A. from Georgetown University and her B.S. from the Medill School of Journalism at Northwestern University.