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Meet our team of strategists, researchers, communicators, business developers, design thinkers, issue experts, and coalition builders. Our collaborators have created shared value for purpose-minded organizations across North America, South America, Europe, Africa, and Asia.

 
 
Founder & CEO: corporate responsibility (CSR) and nonprofit strategy; coalition building and partnership development; program design; resourcing; integrated communications; stakeholder research & engagement; brand development

Founder & CEO: corporate responsibility (CSR) and nonprofit strategy; coalition building and partnership development; program design; resourcing; integrated communications; stakeholder research & engagement; brand development

Andréa Pellegrino

Partner & COO: strategic planning; organizational change; business modeling & development; marketing communications; philanthropy; brand & reputation development

Partner & COO: strategic planning; organizational change; business modeling & development; marketing communications; philanthropy; brand & reputation development

Chris DeSantis

Chief Impact Strategist: corporate responsibility strategy; marketing and public relations; activation; content & video development; social impact storytelling, strategic partnerships; tech sector; startups

Chief Impact Strategist: corporate responsibility strategy; marketing and public relations; activation; content & video development; social impact storytelling, strategic partnerships; tech sector; startups

Linda McNair

 
Director of Philanthropy and Impact Investing: finance; impact investing; nonprofit strategy; philanthropy & funding diversification; public administration; social services; think tanks

Director of Philanthropy and Impact Investing: finance; impact investing; nonprofit strategy; philanthropy & funding diversification; public administration; social services; think tanks

Russ Pomeranz

Senior Designer: product design, visual communications, communications strategy, brand identity, art direction, motion graphics, design research

Senior Designer: product design, visual communications, communications strategy, brand identity, art direction, motion graphics, design research

Brandon Keelean

Senior Communications Strategist: strategic communications, storytelling; content development; global program development, stakeholder management, writer & editor

Senior Communications Strategist: strategic communications, storytelling; content development; global program development, stakeholder management, writer & editor

Jennifer Ley

 
Director of Design Research: qualitative and quantitative research: human-centered, user experience, brand, innovation acceleration; participatory design & workshop facilitation; ethnographies, persona development; case studies; and more.

Director of Design Research: qualitative and quantitative research: human-centered, user experience, brand, innovation acceleration; participatory design & workshop facilitation; ethnographies, persona development; case studies; and more.

Michele Ronsen

Director of Governance & Compliance: legal; governance strategy and solutions; compliance; sustainability; operations; project management

Director of Governance & Compliance: legal; governance strategy and solutions; compliance; sustainability; operations; project management

Beth Haddock

Director of Programming & Media: technology & media; impact research & measurement; organizational development; program management; fund development; gender, Latin America, human rights, international law

Director of Programming & Media: technology & media; impact research & measurement; organizational development; program management; fund development; gender, Latin America, human rights, international law

Abby Goldberg

 

 

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