Digital Impact fosters an online community of social sector practitioners, policymakers, allied organizations and initiatives built around the safe, ethical, and effective use of digital resources for social good. From key influencers to on-the-ground program staff, we’re building a community to exchange ideas and foster new connections and collaborations.
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Genevieve is an impact assessment manager at the Aspen Network of Development Entrepreneurs (ANDE), where she supports ANDE members to develop and adopt best practices in assessing the economic, social, and environmental performance of small and growing businesses. Before ANDE, Genevieve worked in a variety of business, nonprofit, and academic settings, including several years in the Tanzanian specialty coffee industry.→
Nell Edgington is President of Social Velocity (www.socialvelocity.net) a management consulting firm that helps nonprofits become more strategic, sustainable, and above all, more effective at creating social change. Prior to Social Velocity, Nell held management positions throughout the nonprofit sector nationally, including PBS (Public Broadcasting Service), the Oregon Children’s Foundation, and the Capital Area Food Bank.→
Senior Advisor at Gary Community Investment Company
Originator of the concept of Blended Value, Jed Emerson has extensive experience leading, staffing and advising funds, firms, social ventures and foundations pursuing financial performance with social/environmental impact. He is an internationally recognized Thought Leader in sustainability and sustainable finance, impact investing, social entrepreneurship and strategic philanthropy. Emerson has played founder roles with some of the nation’s leading venture philanthropy, community venture capital and social enterprises.→
Catalina Escobar is the Co-Founder and Executive Director of Makaia, a nonprofit consultancy. Prior to leading Makaia, she has 10+ years with the World Bank and as a consultant for the Inteamerican Development Bank, specializing in ICT for Development and knowledge management.→