TPAN, the publisher of Positively Aware, is pleased to announce the selection of Colleen O’Neill as its new CEO, leading the organization to provide lifesaving care and far-reaching education to people affected by HIV/AIDS, hepatitis and related issues, improving the quality of life of everyone we touch, while growing the organization to reach as many individuals in need. Colleen’s tenure at TPAN will begin on November 2nd.
Colleen brings more than 22 years of nonprofit leadership, high-level fundraising, business development, creative strategic planning, with a creative spirit and deep-rooted passion for TPAN’s mission. She joins TPAN with a successful record of growing both grassroots and national organizations. She is a skilled professional speaker, community advocate and program cultivation professional who has built and implemented innovative programs, high-profile events and campaigns for organizations across the country. Her specialty is utilizing her unique ability to think beyond traditional nonprofit practices to stay ahead as the climate changes.
Colleen’s expertise lies in improving private and corporate income growth, building successful strategic plans and implementing new initiatives to foster long-term organizational success. This includes expertise in marketing and public and external relations.
Michael Murphy, TPAN’s Board Chair, says “the TPAN Board of Directors is absolutely thrilled for our staff and our clients to have Colleen as our new CEO. She comes with high caliber experience and leadership that will drive TPAN to the next level and beyond.”
In her new position, Colleen will drive TPAN into the future with a focus on serving those affected by HIV/AIDS and co-existing conditions. Her focus is to ensure no one in our community is alone.
TPAN partnered with Morten Group LLC, a national consulting group, for an extensive search.