Nexus Global Youth, Working Group on Climate Change – Advisor, Global (2/15 – Present)
Advise youth philanthropists and investors in using the largest wealth transfer in history to accelerate climate solutions.
Center for Carbon Removal – Strategic Advisor, San Francisco, CA (5/14 – Present)
Provide guidance on terrestrial carbon capture strategies and strategic advice on communication and business engagement.
IDEATE – Core Leader, San Francisco, CA (7/12 – Present)
Lead a Burning Man camp focused on global, mission-driven entrepreneurs. Designed, fabricated, and facilitated workshops in the Bucky Ball Pit, an immersive educational space to learn about Buckminster Fuller and Synergetics. (September 2016)
Quickfire By Design – Partner and Graphic Facilitator, San Francisco, CA (9/10 – 9/14)
Launched a pro-bono design-thinking firm to facilitate results-oriented strategy sessions that delivered actionable plans. Open-sourced the process and trained students and professionals in Net Impact chapters around the world to use the tools we developed.
Biomass Energy Foundation – Marketing and Outreach Director, San Francisco, CA (3/11 – 3/12)
Developed marketing materials including a new online and social media strategy for this leader in gasifier cookstoves.
Bay Area Biomimicry Network – Co-Founder, San Francisco, CA (6/11 – 11/12)
Launched a biomimicry professional network and hosted monthly events, trainings, and speaker series.
Carbon War Room, Biochar Operation – Business Strategy Fellow, San Francisco, CA (3/10 – 12/10)
Managed strategy and communications, provided assistance at the US biochar conference.
Islesford Neighborhood House Association – Board Member, Vice President, Islesford, Maine (7/06 – 7/12)
Provided strategic planning guidance, financial management, administration assistance, and grant writing support.
Islesford Fair – Executive Director, Islesford, Maine (6/04 – Present)
Coordinate and manage 15 non-profit groups in an annual community fair that generates over $20,000 for area causes.
Barack Obama’s Campaign for Change – Community Organizer, Northern CA HQ, Georgia HQ (9/08 – 11/08)
Coordinated and provided phone bank support; managed logistics for volunteer trips to Nevada and Florida.
Management Sciences for Health – Project Coordinator, Windhoek, Namibia (2/05 – 5/05)
Conducted a performance evaluation of the public sector pharmacy distribution system.
Fundacion Genesis – Program Manager, Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic (5/03 – 6/03)
Developed and managed a summer education and community empowerment program for youth in a barrio community.