Kerry Alys Robinson

Robinson Kerry

Kerry Alys Robinson is the founding executive director and global ambassador of Leadership Roundtable, dedicated to promoting ethics, accountability and best managerial practices in the Catholic Church by harnessing the expertise of laity.   

Kerry is a member of the Raskob Foundation for Catholic Activities and a member of FADICA (Foundations and Donors Interested in Catholic Activities). Since 1990, she has been an advisor to and trustee of numerous grantmaking foundations, family philanthropies and charitable nonprofits, including serving on the national committee for the U.S. Catholic Conference of Bishops’ Catholic Campaign for Human Development for 15 years. 

Prior to Leadership Roundtable, Kerry served as the director of development for Saint Thomas More Catholic Chapel and Center at Yale University where she led a successful $75 million capital campaign to expand Catholic life on campus. She is the prize-winning author of Imagining Abundance: Fundraising, Philanthropy and a Spiritual Call to Service and a columnist for Chicago Catholic.

She and her husband, Dr. Michael Cappello, have two children, Christopher and Sophie.