A seasoned nonprofit professional, Alex McArthur is a Senior Consultant at the Taproot Foundation, where she advises nonprofits, Fortune 500 companies, and philanthropic organizations on accessing and implementing skills-based volunteer programs. Previously, she was the National Director of Young Adult and Community Engagement with the Muscular Dystrophy Association and has managed External Affairs at LRN, a firm improving business ethics and culture change. She graduated from Davidson College in 2009, was named a Davidson Alumni Game Changer in 2014, and serves as the Chair of the Davidson Ne Ultra Young Alumni. In addition to being named a White House Champion of Change in 2014, Alex is an advocate in the disability community and is honored to serve as the Chair of the Board for the National Disability Institute, the Chair of the North Carolina Council on Developmental Disabilities, and the Secretary of the Board of Visual Arts Exchange. She lives in Raleigh, NC, with her husband and sheepdog.