W. Kay Wilson
Kay Wilson is an award-winning author, business strategist and youth advocate. She currently serves as the Director for Strategic Initiatives at IMPACT Community Action where she builds their social enterprise and development efforts. Prior to overseeing a strategic merge with IMPACT, Kay served as Executive Director for LeaderSpark; a thirty year old nonprofit which ignited youth in three core areas; leadership, workforce development and civic engagement.
Kay advocates for other at-risk youth and uses her experiences to help them gain the necessary skills and the foundation they need to break generational patterns, make it through tough situations, and thrive in career paths and launching entrepreneurial endeavors. Kay graduated from the Ohio State University with a Bachelor’s degree in Marketing, and an MBA from Ohio Dominican University. In 2007 she was recognized by Oprah Winfrey and in O Magazine as a Warrior Women. Kay lives and laughs with her husband and boys (now men) in Gahanna. When not at work Kay loves cooking, reading and playing in the dirt.