Joanne Ruddy serves as Executive Assistant and Event Coordinator at Leadership Roundtable. She is responsible for providing high-level administrative and operational support to the Chief Executive Officer, Chief Development Officer, and staff members. Prior to joining Leadership Roundtable, she served as Project Manager and Event Planner at Bread for the World in Washington, DC. Committed to her Catholic faith and service, Joanne began her professional career as a long-term, full-time volunteer with Mercy Volunteers Corps on the Navajo Reservation serving as a Catholic elementary teacher. She brings with her extensive project management, event planning, and teaching experience.
Joanne received her MA in Liberal Arts from St. John’s College in Annapolis, MD and a BS in Elementary Education from Cabrini University in Radnor, PA.
Joanne is a Maryland native and currently resides in Old Town Alexandria.
About Leadership Roundtable
Leadership Roundtable is dedicated to promoting excellence and best practices in the management, finances and human resource development of the Catholic Church in the U.S. Leadership Roundtable exists to strengthen the temporal affairs of the Church by harnessing the expertise and resources of Catholic senior-level executives from all sectors (including the financial, corporate, governmental, philanthropic, charitable, judicial and educational) in service to the Church.