Girls Inc. Executive Director: On Being Strong, Smart and Bold


Niki Kelly is the Executive Director of Girls Inc. of Bay County recently spoke with Tom Earl on T.H.E. Celebration podcast. Their conversation was an opportunity to gain insights from a professional who has been on every side of the nonprofit world – from direct service, fundraising, leadership to the Executive Director role.  

In this episode, Tom takes a deep dive into the challenges facing nonprofit leaders and nonprofits and discusses what it takes to run a successful business that is inclusive, value-driven, responsive but also business-oriented.  

Niki shares key insights about issues that our community is facing and the evolving world of non-profit work as well as the importance of advocacy and looking at the work differently to improve program delivery. To listen to the full interview visit