The board for The Nest: Center for Women, Children and Families has selected Ginny Blackson as the social service agency's executive director.
Blackson replaces interim director Susan Scott. She will begin work Oct. 19.
Blackson has almost 30 years of experience in non-profit and fundraising management, according to a news release from The Nest. Blackson had previously been the director of development for LexArts since 2006. She has also worked for the Girl Scouts Wilderness Road Council and Forward in the Fifth.