Ciara joined SVP as the CEO Of SVP Tucson in January 2016. She has more than thirteen years of experience in nonprofit leadership, with a focus on building effective teams and collaborative partnerships. Her sweet spot is growing and expanding organizations – both programs and revenue. Under her leadership, SVP Tucson has increased both its partnership and its community impact while strengthening its systems and processes. Prior to joining SVP, she served as the chief of operations at Tu Nidito Children and Family Services where she led the Development and Community Impact Teams, expanding the agency’s grief support programs into underserved and outlying areas and enhancing the agency’s financial position to ensure long-term stability.