We are a team of compassionate nerds. We have worked in nonprofits, government agencies, multinational corporations and universities. These varied experiences give us a diverse and powerful tool set we use to increase the capacity of small, grassroots organizations to tell your stories in your voices, be financially stable, and make systemic social changes that increase the capacities of the communities you serve.

Meet Our Team

Em Carr
Senior Project Manager
Asheville, NC

Em Carr (they/them) is a Project Manager at The Capacity Collective currently based in Asheville, North Carolina. They assist with database implementations, support on research and evaluation projects, and work with community-based organizations to leverage their data for good. Prior to The Capacity Collective, Em was a program coordinator for a home visiting program. In this role, they supported a team of home visitors in providing early learning education and case management supports to young parents in King County. Em cares deeply about reproductive and birth justice, and helping others realize their visions for a radical new future. They believe strongly in collective power, and strive to build community in all that they do. They hold a BA in History from Oberlin College. In their free time, Em enjoys taking way too many pictures of their cats, swimming in any of Western North Carolina’s beautiful rivers, and knitting.

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