Beth Urban currently serves as the Chief Operating Officer at IMPACT Community Action. IMPACT Community Action strives to reduce poverty by providing hope inspiring help and real opportunities for self- sufficiency. Each year, IMPACT serves more than 15,000 families in Franklin County through a variety of programs and services.
A seasoned non-profit leader, Beth has served as the Director of Education at Homeless Families Foundation, Executive Director at the American Community Gardening Association and the Interim CEO/Director of Operations at Communities in Schools of Central Ohio.
Beth believes very strongly in the power of partnership and community. In addition to her professional work, she serves as the President of the Board of the Highland Youth Garden, Board Member of the Greater Hilltop Area Shalom Zone, Strategic Leadership Team Member for the Ohio Afterschool Network and is a Franklin County Master Gardener Volunteer.
Beth has a Bachelor’s Degree in Psychology and Social Work and a Master’s Degree in City and Regional Planning.