Beth McFadyen

Board Member


Nonprofit Advisor

Boston, MA, USA

Beth McFadyen leverages her education and experience in international development, human security, board leadership, and organization development to serve the nonprofit community. Her region of focus is Central America. 

Beth has worked extensively in Guatemala, the birthplace of her youngest child. For nearly 20 years, she has supported Natün Guatemala’s development work in the program areas of education, nutrition and health, and economic development. After completing her term of service as Board Chair, she founded and currently leads their Leadership Circle, a community of donors committed to long-term, unrestricted giving. 

Beth recently graduated from the Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy and the Friedman School of Nutrition Science and Policy at Tufts University with a Master of Arts in Humanitarian Assistance. Additionally, Beth holds a Master of Science degree in Organization Development and Training from Lesley University. Beth earned her Bachelor of Business Administration from the Isenberg School of Management at the University of Massachusetts.

Beth and her husband, Jay, reside in the suburbs of Boston and are parents to four remarkable children by both birth and adoption (and two adorable dogs).