Tami Greenberg is the new president at the National MS Society, Mid America Chapter, effective August 4, 2014. The chapter is based in Kansas City, MO.
Greenberg steps into a role previously held by Kay Julian, who served at the Mid America Chapter for 21 years and was recently promoted to a regional executive position with the society.
Most recently, Greenberg was the senior vice president, strategy development and human capital at the United Way of Greater Kansas City, where she was the lead staff person responsible for strategy development, measurement, execution and alignment. In this role, she also had corporate campaign responsibility, in addition to overseeing all aspects of staff development.
Greenberg has a long history with the National MS Society from 2002-2012, beginning with a role at the Mid America Chapter as the vice president of programs. Prior to moving to United Way, Greenberg served as an associate vice president, organizational development and interim management at the home office of the National Multiple Sclerosis Society. She provided leadership and support to targeted chapters around the country. She directly supervised chapter presidents and served as interim chapter president for chapters in transition.
“Tami has a passion for service to others, a strong connection to our cause, and a demonstrated success record in nonprofit management,” said Board Chair David Dickey. “We are delighted she will be joining the National Multiple Sclerosis Society in this important role.”
Greenberg is committed to nonprofit leadership and service. She earned a Master’s of Social Work degree from the University of Kansas. She has received numerous awards and recognition for her work, including completion of the Centurions Leadership Development program through the Greater Kansas City Chamber of Commerce and Kansas City Tomorrow through the Civic Council of Greater Kansas City. Most recently, Greenberg served as a committee chair on the Kansas City Missouri Mayor’s Challenge Cabinet.
- Greenberg’s new duties will include overseeing the chapter’s outreach in its 253-county service area, which serves more than 11,500 people living with MS, as well as their friends and families.