Tobeka G. Green

Tobeka Green


Tobeka G. Green’s professional expertise and passion is advancing equity by building the capacity of business, community and faith leaders and improving the infrastructure, visibility and performance of nonprofit organizations. She is the Chief Operating Officer of Maryland Nonprofits, focusing on operational excellence and providing strategic oversight of development, operations and new initiatives.

Tobeka is a veteran C-suite executive with diverse nonprofit and corporate management experience. Prior to joining Maryland Nonprofits, she served six years as President and CEO of the National Black Child Development Institute, the only national membership organization focused exclusively on the education and wellbeing of Black children and families. Tobeka has also served as Senior Managing Director at the District of Columbia Promise Neighborhood Initiative, an Obama Administration anti-poverty initiative; CEO of Communities In Schools (CIS) of the Nation’s Capital; Vice President of Information Systems at America’s Promise Alliance and Director of New Media at the Points of Light Foundation.

Tobeka earned a Master of Public Administration from Baruch College – City University of New York where she was a National Urban Fellow and a Bachelor of Science in Political Science from Florida A&M University. She currently serves as Secretary of the Illinois Action for Children Board of Directors.