Mary Beth Kiser, CAE

Bio Mary Beth Kiser, CAE

President and CEO

Mary Beth Kiser leads the foundation’s efforts to raise awareness and funds for research for a cure for juvenile Batten disease. She drives strategic priorities and oversees all areas of Beyond Batten Disease Foundation’s operations. Before joining the foundation in 2012, Mary Beth was the COO of Texas Land Title Association. She brings over 20 years of professional experience to the role, including fundraising and business development, board and volunteer management, and program development. She earned her Certified Association Executive credentials in 2009 and the Texas Association of Nonprofits Certificate in Leadership and Management in 2014.

Mary Beth is a graduate of the University of Texas and has been a community volunteer for over 25 years having worked with and led many central Austin organizations and fundraising events.