Patricia “Patty” Hampton (She, Her, Hers)
Advisor to Social Enterprises
Meet Patty Hampton, passionate and committed leadership and talent management champion for social enterprises. As an executive in residence, Patty is the creator of the firm’s new social enterprise collaborative and spearheads multiple strategic initiatives. In her role as Managing Partner, she co-leads the firm’s business and financial strategies and is a member of the Senior Management Team. Nationally recognized as a beacon of light for social sector people management, Patty has served in a dual leadership capacity since 2001. Having contributed to every Nonprofit HR business practice’s success, Patty champions innovation as a personal core value, which she tapped to shape the firm’s executive recruitment and consultation services. Her expertise includes developing and delivering training programs and facilitating focus groups that result in an enriched employee/supervisor relationship and engaged workforce culture.
Among her many accomplishments with the firm, Patty helped build its infrastructure and workforce and lead the firm’s Business Development practice during its continued climb to success. During Patty’s tenure as Vice President of Business Development, the firm earned a spot on the Inc. 5000 list of Fastest Growing Companies in the United States.
Patty listens, then leads, asks questions then takes action. Her leadership capability landed her a seat on the Social Enterprise Alliance board of directors, where she collaborates with social enterprise pioneers from around the nation. Before joining Nonprofit HR, Patty served as Director of Human Resources with ASAE, The Center for Association Leadership (formerly known as the American Society of Association Executives). Before ASAE, Patty dedicated more than 10 years of her career to a large trade association.
Patty received a bachelor’s degree in Communications from Trinity University in Washington, D.C. She is a Certified Staffing Professional, a member of the Society for Human Resources Management (SHRM), and an advocate for the Women in Leadership Council with the American Staffing Association. Active in the community, Patty is an ardent volunteer and donor to nonprofits on the East and West Coast.