Kim Bailey

Roles at NAAEE:

Board

With over 20 years of experience in strategic planning and community engagement, Kim Moore Bailey provides the leadership and vision that drives Youth Outside’s work to ensure that young people who have been traditionally or historically underrepresented in the outdoor movement have the opportunity to connect with nature in culturally relevant and inclusive ways.

As Chief Executive Officer, Kim guides the overall strategic direction for the organization and supports the leadership team as they manage the organization’s grantmaking portfolio, training and capacity-building programs and on-going advocacy work.

Before joining Youth Outside, Kim was the COO of College Possible, a national nonprofit focused on making college attainable for low-income students. As a Vice President with Outward Bound, she supported their urban programs and worked as the Manager for Denver Parks and Recreation.

Kim serves on the Board of Directors for the Environmental Grantmakers Association, the Children & Nature Network, the North American Association for Environmental Education, and the Blue Sky Funders Forum.