Current Projects:

  • Community Finance & Local Investing
  • Sustainable Finance & Economic Development
    • As an Associate at Croatan Institute, I work on a number of projects related to sustainable finance and economic development including organizing the inaugural Croatan Forum.
  • Freelance Consulting
    • I consult with a number of nonprofits and small businesses, locally and nationally. Learn more.

Past Projects:

  • Bard MBA in Sustainability
    • I am an alumna of the Bard MBA in Sustainability, where I studied how to lead organizations that value people and our planet while also earning profits. Check out their student-led podcast series, Sustainable Business Fridays, for interviews of sustainability heroes conducted by current students (including me!).
  • New York State Department of Agriculture & Markets (NYSDAM)
    • Worked as an MBA Consultant with NYSDAM to conduct a strategic evaluation of the agency’s business development programs.
  • Sustain-a-Bull
    • Founded and led a shop-local program in Durham, NC from 2010-2014, which works to promote over 150 local businesses.
  • Slow Money NC
    • Served as the Communications Director of the North Carolina chapter of Slow Money from 2012-2014. Slow Money NC is a peer-to-peer lending network dedicated to financing local farms and food businesses throughout the state.
  • Funds to Farms