MERYL HOOKER

Manager of Corporate Partnerships

Meryl is the go-to person for BoardSource’s corporate members and partners. She is responsible for helping corporate leaders and social responsibility officers support and grow their employee board service programs. By stewarding relationships with existing corporate members, as well as identifying, cultivating, and securing new partnerships, she is always looking for opportunities to help corporate employees make a difference in their communities while helping nonprofit boards increase their capacity and impact. After nearly 20 years of working with for-profit businesses, Meryl knows the importance of deliverables, efficiency, strategic planning, and mission-focus.

Prior to joining BoardSource, Meryl worked extensively throughout the United States and Canada, providing sales, business development, and strategic consulting services to small and independent businesses, creative industry manufacturers, and nonprofits. Meryl has a B.A. degree in American studies from The George Washington University. She is a productivity nerd, the co-author of two books, and loves loud, rude rock ‘n roll. She has seen KISS more than 30 times around the world.