Susannah runs membership for ANDE helping over 260 global members to connect with one another and with their member benefits in addition to recruiting new members and supporting program and project based work globally. Susannah’s socially focused career includes connecting a Rwandan village with the social enterprise Indego Africa, and leading ThinkImpact’s Scholars in rural South Africa, using Human Centered Design to partner with local social entrepreneurs and develop successful enterprises. She also lived in Liberia mapping the social enterprise and impact investing landscape. Prior to joining ANDE, she managed a program on public private partnerships in Brazil for the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development’s Office for International and Philanthropic Innovation. Finally, she engaged the community through alumni and volunteer programs for the nonprofit College Summit to increase low-income high school students’ college enrollments. Susannah earned a BA from the University of Virginia, and a MBA focused on Global Development and Social Entrepreneurship from the Thunderbird School of Global Management.
07 Jun 2017
This session will address issues related to the scaling process including: why and when it makes sense for SPOs to scale, how to get SPOs ready to scale and what strategies could be adopted to make scaling effective.