Our Team

Jeff Ballow

Director of Consulting for Strategy and Risk Management

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We’d like you to meet Jeff. Jeff consults in the areas of strategic planning, financial management, leadership development, risk management and human resource management, including executive search, in addition to serving as a coach to managers and executive leaders He oversees our Strategy and Risk Management consulting business line.

Here’s what you need to know. Jeff has more than 15 years of experience helping nonprofits manage and develop their financial and human resources. Before joining CRE in 2006, he served at both Women in Need and MOUSE. He also spent time at Cause Effective, which was his first exposure to the value of effective nonprofit capacity building. He currently serves on the Board of directors of Friends of Compass Charter School, and is a past Board member of Youth Represent and Red Hook Initiative. Jeff holds many professional certifications, including the Myers-Briggs Type Indicator (MBTI), Hogan Assessments, Clark Wilson Group: 360° Feedback Surveys, and Action Learning facilitation. He received an M.P.A. from the Wagner School of Public Service at New York University and a B.A. from the University of California, Irvine.

Learn a little bit more. Jeff is a longtime Brooklyn resident, where he resides with his wife and son, and loves to run and bike and cheer on his boyhood baseball team, the San Diego Padres, even when this is a frustrating passion.