Interim Executive Director in Lincoln, Nebraska

Is your executive director leaving? Don’t rush to hire someone. Bring me in as your interim executive director for a few months to give you a fresh perspective and time to hire the right person.  I have worked as an interim with the following organizations:

Community Action of Nebraska – October to December 2017

Ingrid’s knowledge and expertise is vast, but the most memorable part about her time as our Interim ED was her passion and dedication to nonprofits. We feel special to have contracted with her as long as we did and would highly recommend Ingrid Kirst Consulting. You will truly be learning from the best.”  — Read more about what I was able to do for CAN.

Northeast Family Center – December 2017 to March 2018

At Northeast Family Center, I focused on organizing systems, and simplifying them as much as possible to prepare for the permanent executive director. I reduced paperwork, saved money, brought in new grant funds, and found improvements in multiple areas to carry out, including technology, so that the new ED could focus on leading the organization into the future, not on administrative tasks.

Executive Director Coaching

Need someone who can brainstorm solutions with you? Having an executive director coach means you have someone to talk to who knows what you are going through. Being an ED can be a lonely job. It’s rewarding, but definitely has its stressful moments. Contact me for a free consultation to discuss how I can help. I’ve worked with many nonprofit organizations including:

I would enjoy working with you. Contact me to talk about your options at or (402) 730-2532.