CEO and President | Kathy Young, Kathy Young, along with Mony Nop, co-founded Tri-Valley Nonprofit Alliance in 2014. Kathy is thrilled to step into the role of CEO and President for TVNPA to dedicate more time and resources in support of the nonprofits in the Tri-Valley and surrounding regions. Kathy also serves as the Executive Director of the Hertz Fellowship Programs for the Fannie & John Hertz Foundation. The Hertz Foundation provides graduate fellowships in applied physical and biological sciences, engineering and mathematics. Kathy has had a passion for the organization since she began her employment with the Hertz Foundation in 2007. Prior to her career with Hertz, Kathy spent many years working in the legal field. She received her B.S. in Organizational Behavior and Leadership from the University of San Francisco. In addition to co-founding TVNPA, Kathy served on the Steering Committee for the Tri-Valley Anti-Poverty Collaborative and has been a volunteer with Taylor Family Foundation. She is a resident of Livermore and spends her leisure time with her husband, Edward, three children, and two dogs.