Speaker Profile

Kyla Shawyer
Chief Transformation Catalyst / Moore DM Group – Advisor

Kyla has been leading transformational change in the global nonprofit sector for the past 14 years, most recently as CEO of The Resource Alliance and IFC, (International Fundraising Congress), a vibrant community of changemakers shaking up the social good ecosystem. By inspiring new ways of sharing, tangible collaboration and activating the collective power between us, her track record shows just how to break down silos, connect with core values and unlock the potential to enable every single person to contribute in a meaningful way.

Previously, Kyla served as COO and SVP Global Fundraising and Marketing at Operation Smile where she was responsible for both programs and resource mobilization, creating the organization’s first globally-integrated fundraising, marketing and communications strategy.

Her extensive knowledge and work with INGOs and NGOs now bring her to projects across sectors engaging with organizations such as Moore DM Group and DSIL Global on the future of fundraising innovation and leadership for broader sector learning and development.