Dorri McWhorter

CEO
YWCA Metropolitan Chicago

Dorri McWhorter became the CEO of YWCA Metropolitan Chicago in March 2013. She has embarked upon a journey to transform the 140 year old social service agency to a 21st century social enterprise. A proven leader in the corporate and social change sectors, Dorri prides herself on being a socially-conscious business leader throughout her career. She is an active member of Chicago’s civic, business and philanthropic communities. Before joining the YWCA, she was a partner at Crowe Horwath LLP, one of the largest accounting firms in the U.S. She has also held senior positions with Snap-on Incorporated and Booz Allen Hamilton. Dorri is also active in the accounting profession having served as a member of the Board of Directors of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA) and a Board of Directors for the Illinois CPA Society.



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