Having founded CFW in 2002, Katherine Leary Alsdorf now serves as its Executive Director. In this role, she sets the vision and strategy of the center’s core programs and guides its strategic partnering with churches and other faith and work organizations. Prior to this ministry role, Katherine spent twenty years in the high tech industry in California and New York. She was CEO of Pensare, an online management education company; CEO of One Touch Systems, a hardware/software products company; and President of Private Satellite Network, a satellite services company. She also worked in various consulting, sales and marketing roles, primarily in the technology sector.
Although Katherine has lived in New York since 2002, she grew up in Central New Jersey. She received her B.A. from Wittenberg University, her M.B.A. from the University of Virginia’s Darden School, and has taken seminary classes at Regent College. She is a board member of the Fellowship of the Performing Arts, a steering committee member of the Theology of Work Project, and a former board member of the International Arts Movement. Katherine assisted Tim Keller in the writing of EVERY GOOD ENDEAVOR, has been published in Comment magazine, and speaks frequently at conferences. She lives with her husband, John, in Washington Heights.
Katherine Leary Alsdorf