If Mark Kiester were an entrepreneur, venture capital firms would be breaking down his door to invest.
Consider that, since Kiester, 64, became CEO of Boys and Girls Clubs of the Austin Area, the youth group’s annual budget has grown from $1.2 million to $5.4 million. It has expanded from three to 18 locations, serving 12,000 Central Texas kids a year.
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Michael Barnes writes about Austin’s people, places, culture and history