Besides reading, writing, exploring and bantering, I also work. My areas of expertise include:
- Integration of social change strategy with long-term business goals
- Socially responsible business issues, including stakeholder and employee engagement and change management
- Government relations and policy
- Creative revenue generation & partnership building
- Integration of new media strategy in the social change space
I am currently working on a freelance basis on a number of projects that I am really excited to be a part of.
Social Innovation Strategist: I work on a freelance basis in the for profit and nonprofit sector to create synergy and collaboration between these two worlds. My current clients include digital innovation firm Sarkissian Mason, and new communications firm with a purpose, Heart Agency, and I advise The Adventure Project. I also like to work with artists to word craft in exchange for art craft.
Past Work / Projects
Social Responsibility Director at Apricot Consulting - Ran the Social Responsibility practice for 14 months for major clients in the insurance, manufacturing and professional sports industry. Build partnerships, created programs and created frameworks for accountability into all of these initiatives — all while ensuring that the CSR programs were consistent with the clients’ long term business objectives.
Right Respect Co-Founder – Crafted a unique platform to contribute thought and expertise to the field of social innovation, CSR and business and human rights. A critical part of our mission was to shift the business as usual paradigm and the policy frameworks at the national and international levels.