Carly Roberts is a collaborative leader dedicated to improving systems, supporting staff well-being, and prioritizing anti-racism. With a background as an attorney and later as the Executive Director/CEO at Tacomaprobono Community Lawyers, she generated transformative organizational change, emphasizing diversity and ensuring sustainable program growth. Carly successfully oversaw a major expansion, quadrupling personnel and budget while implementing effective policies and systems for grants, project management, team building, and board development. She also excelled in grant writing, contract negotiation, fiscal compliance, and budgeting, all while centering anti-racism and staff well-being.
Carly's legal experience includes representing survivors of domestic violence under the federal Victims of Crime Act Program and prosecuting felony elder abuse cases at the Pierce County Prosecutor's Office. With a law degree from the University of Washington School of Law, she possesses extensive expertise in developing complex programming to deliver high-quality, community-focused service. Carly's profound sense of service and belief in creating a safe, healthy, and peaceful life for all drive her dedication to making a positive impact.