Kate Warren

Executive Vice President and Talent and Careers guru, Devex

Kate Warren is Executive Vice President and resident talent and careers guru at Devex. She leads a global team of journalists, communications and marketing pros, recruitment and HR experts, and career development specialists to provide a suite of talent and professional development services to employers and individuals working in the social impact space. With nearly two decades of experience advising international NGO’s, United Nations agencies, multilateral development banks, consulting firms, and foundations, she has a finger on the pulse of hiring trends and HR best practices across the industry.

Kate is a frequent speaker and author on leadership and gender equity in global development workplaces. At Devex, she launched #GlobalDevWomen, a series dedicated to bridging the gap between commitment and action to advance women’s leadership in development. She is also a fierce advocate for LGBTQ rights regularly appearing on TV, speaking at conferences, and publishing articles on the importance of supporting and protecting transgender and gender non-conforming youth.

Kate lives in Washington, DC with her husband and their two children.