My One Liner

I'm a Social Enterprise Advocate & Advisor -Specializing in Stakeholder Engagement, Client Experience and Business Development.

5 Words that Other People Would Use to Describe Me

  • Systems Thinker
  • Catalytic
  • Solution Oriented
  • Creative 
  • Persistent 

What Have I Accomplished Over the Last 10 Years?

  • Raised and deployed $25M in philanthropic capital for issues ranging from affordable housing for individuals with mental illness to environmentalism. 
  • Led the community engagement process for a regional women's foundation that needed to relocate the local women's building 
  • Operationalized Van Jones' vision for Dreamcorps, a US based social justice accelerator 
  • Taught over 100 students at NYU Wagner Graduate School of Public Service how to manage and lead in the social impact sector 
  • Designed and implemented systems for global board relationship management and corporate governance at the Environmental Defense Fund
  • Partnered with Anurag Gupta to take Be:More America, an organization committed to reducing implicit bias in the healthcare sector from idea to implementation
  • Chaired the Ms. Foundation For Women's Governance Committee from 2016 to now. 

Where can you find me these days? 

  • Director, Board Relations - Environmental Defense Fund
  • Adjunct Assistant Professor of Public Service - NYU Wagner Graduate School of Public Service
  • Governance Chair, Board of Trustees - Ms. Foundation