Dawn Holden Woods is President of Generative Consulting Partners (GCP), a consulting firm established to help social sector partners design authentic, people-centered solutions to ensure individuals and organizations reach their full potential. Before forming GCP, she served as Chief Executive Officer of Turning Points for Children and the Chief Social Services Officer of Public Health Management Corporation (PHMC), a regional non-profit public health institute committed to building communities through partnerships with government, foundations, and community-based organizations. She was responsible for overseeing 1,000 employees and a $100 million budget, playing a critical role in defining PHMC’s service delivery strategy. In addition, Dawn is a recognized leader with a track record of developing innovative solutions to maximize brand identity, engagement, and social impact through strategic planning.

In addition to the Center for Health Care Strategies, Dawn serves on the board of directors of The Greater Philadelphia Chamber of Commerce, The Committee of Seventy, Evident Change, and the National Nurse-Led Care Consortium. 

Dawn graduated with her bachelor’s in accounting from Lincoln University of Pennsylvania, and a master’s in Public Administration from the University of Pennsylvania.