About KDP

Keith D Publicover | Non Profit Consultant

With over 35 years of professional experience in Canada’s nonprofit, charitable sector, Keith D Publicover has held a variety of executive leadership and governance volunteer roles. An accomplished professional, experienced international speaker and passionate community volunteer, Keith will bring his diverse nonprofit and private sector experience and innovative approach to your project(s) to advance your organization’s mission. Based in Toronto, Keith works across the country with Canada’s leading charities.

As communities evolve, nonprofits need to change with them. Staying ahead of the curve, innovating and remaining relevant requires not just simply adopting current best practices or keeping step with others. Keith’s creative leadership, ecological approach and continuous challenge of the status quo is helping charities to be at their best.

Keith believes in giving back to strengthen his community and that’s why he continues to volunteer locally and provide financial support to the social causes and charities that resonate with him. Check out Keith’s blog posts for nonprofit management insights.

To learn more about Keith’s executive background, past organization engagements and professional recommendations, review Keith’s detailed profile.


“Keith is an experienced leader with a wealth of expertise in the management of charities and large businesses. He is leading our organization through a process of structuring the governance and sponsorship program , working directly with my Board Chair and myself, the Executive Director. His skills have been invaluable to our organization.”                           – J. Vandermeij, ED


Nonprofit Engagement History

Acadia Students’ Union
Acadia University
Antigonish Highland Society
Association of Fundraising Professionals
Brigadoon Village
Canadian Association of Gift Planners
Canadian Business Hall of Fame
Ducks Unlimited
East Coast Music Association
Epilepsy Nova Scotia
International Camping Congress
JA Canada (Junior Achievement)
Lakehead University
Music Nova Scotia
New Brunswick Camping Association
Nova Scotia Camping Association
Nova Scotia Tourism
Ontario Camps Association
Recreation Association of Nova Scotia
Restaurant Association of Nova Scotia
St Francis Xavier University
Savour Food and Wine Festival
Scouts Canada
Shelter Movers
Tim Horton Children’s Foundation
Toronto Design Offsite Festival (TODO)
United Way of Halifax
World Alliance of YMCAs
YMCA Canada
YMCA of Brockville and Area
YMCA Dominican Republic
YMCA of Greater Halifax
YMCA of Kingston
YMCA-YWCA National Capital Region
YMCA of Saint John
YMCA of Greater Toronto
YMCA of Newfoundland and Labrador
YMCAs of the USA


“Keith is a change agent, with a keen sense of how to move major projects forward. Driven but empathetic, his broad professional and life experiences inform his passion … Keith is a pragmatist, direct and honest, and takes ownership for his work regardless of circumstance… I very much enjoyed working with Keith and appreciated his commitment to providing context and clarity.”     – J. Fox


To request an initial consult, please submit your Service Inquiry