The Connecticut Association of Nonprofits has appointed Patrick Johnson Jr. as the interim executive director of the association. Board president, Peter DeBiasi said, “Pat’s many years of experience and proven leadership in managing and advocating on behalf of nonprofits and those we serve makes him the ideal person for this job. There’s no one better able to lead CT Nonprofits as we navigate the turbulent waters ahead during a difficult state of Connecticut budget season”.
Pat is the former CEO of Oak Hill, the largest provider of comprehensive community based services for people with disabilities in Connecticut. He was previously the executive director of Catholic Charities/Catholic Family Services. Pat has served on numerous boards in the Hartford area for over forty-five years and has a national reputation in nonprofit management.