April Lambert

Tell us About Yourself

I have 20 years of professional accounting experience in the nonprofit, corporate, and public sectors, consulted for more than 100 clients in social services, arts, agriculture, veterinary medicine, and many other fields. I am the co-founder of several businesses, including a communications and conferencing company and a letterpress print shop, and have guided numerous entrepreneurs to launch and grow their own successful ventures.

Give us a glimpse into your role at United Way. How do you help us fulfill our mission? What are you most excited about accomplishing as a team?

I believe that a healthy accounting function is essential for building awareness and a shared responsibility for mission accomplishment across staff, divisions, and departments. I'm passionate about helping organizations strengthen their capacity for planning, management, and accountability with clear and compelling financial stories.

What is your favorite thing about our community?

Food, Music, Artistry, Views, Collaborative & Supportive Spirit to name a few...

What would we find you doing when you aren't at work?

Yoga with Adriene, art projects, gardening, & dancing.

Do you have any podcast, book, music, or movie recommendations?

Good Life Project Podcast & any NPR podcasts.

Tell us about any committees or associations you are part of and/or awards/recognitions you've received.

Jack Kent Cook Foundation Young Scholar Award (family achievement) & Harvard Recording Artist Project Cohort (FY21 Recipient).