One Dream, One Team
Community Development Institute (CDI) is a nonprofit organization whose mission is to inspire people and communities to generate their own transformation. We work as a team with a shared vision, in a community-centered environment where leadership exists at all levels. Our absolute investment and passion for our work allows us to tackle the big challenges, embrace the unknown, and make a difference in the world with the utmost integrity.
We are a dynamic team over 100-plus people strong — filled with experts in all the fields relevant to realizing our mission. Together, our team has consistently delivered remarkable results — from successful outcomes for our clients to excellent financial ratings to the creation and acquisition of major national grants and contracts.
Meet our Leadership Team
CDI’s leadership has deep experience working with large and small public and private organizations — locally, regionally and globally.
Chief Executive Officer
Trish Hershfeldt Perry
Chief Fiscal Officer
NIC Project Director
Associate Project Director HR/Legal
Assistant Project Director
Senior Lead for Interim Programs
Program Support Manager
Special Projects Manager
Senior Project Manager