Kyle Kerrigan exists to utilize his enthusiasm and skills to convince people to address our society’s most pressing social issues. Kyle thrives on Austin’s inclusive culture and social vibrancy. Indeed, the Austin Young Chamber served as Kyle’s introduction to the central Texas community. It thrills him to contribute to the Chamber’s engagement of Austin’s longstanding residents, recent graduates, and newcomers alike.
Kyle services as a Regional Account Executive for Social Solutions Global, an Austin-based SaaS company that provides easy-to-use software for nonprofits to track data, manage cases, and measure outcomes. He arrived in Austin in January 2016 to continue a business development and social enterprise career with Goodwill Industries that he began in Indianapolis, IN. He relocated to Austin after completion of Goodwill Industries International’s Senior Leader Program, which aims to develop new Goodwill executives.
Kyle graduated from DePauw University (IN), majoring in Political Science and History, and helps organize alumni events in central Texas. Shortly thereafter, he completed his Graduate Certificate in Nonprofit Management from Indiana University. Kyle continued his post-graduate education at IU’s School of Public and Environmental Affairs (SPEA), earning his Master of Public Affairs (MPA).
After joining the Chamber, Kyle began serving on the Economic Development Committee. Through the Chamber, he was introduced to Leadership Austin and graduated from the Emerge Program (2016). He draws on those collaborative decision-making skills every day and leans into Leadership Austin’s belief in our shared commitment to community trusteeship.
Kyle’s relishes his membership on the TownLake YMCA Board of Managers, as well as opportunities to volunteer with the YMCA Youth & Government program.
Public service is his lifelong aspiration. His biggest decision each week: Torchy’s or Taco Deli.