Dr. Allers is the former Executive Vice President of the Georgia Center for Nonprofits and Senior Consultant of the Nonprofit Consulting Group. He received his Doctorate in Counseling (Georgia State University, 1993) and has excelled as a nonprofit professional for more than 35 years. Chris founded or co-founded four nonprofits in the Metropolitan Atlanta area and has published more than a dozen research articles in peer-reviewed professional journals. He has also served as the lead evaluator on eight federally funded projects focusing on mental health, substance abuse treatment, HIV, and/or homelessness.
Chris is a nationally recognized trainer, having delivered more than 40 keynote addresses, conference presentations, and national workshops and over 200 training events. He is the recipient of the Facilitation Impact “Gold” Award from the Southeast Association of Facilitators (2003). Chris is based out of Atlanta, Georgia.