2019 CONFERENCE MORNING KEYNOTE SPEAKER
Anne Marie Burgoyne
Managing Director of Social Innovation, Emerson Collective
Anne Marie Burgoyne is the Managing Director, Social Innovation at the Emerson Collective where she manages the investment process for non-profit social entrepreneurs and innovators in a wide array of sectors, including education, immigration, social justice and the environment. She also works with the diverse team at Emerson to assure that partner organizations access EC’s capacity building, amplification, convening and advocacy supports. Her work spans across domestic and international geographies with a focus on strong leaders and strong models that have the capacity to scale and create systems change.
Before joining EC, Anne Marie was the Managing Director of the Draper Richards Kaplan Foundation where she made early-stage grants to high-growth, high-impact non-profits including Education Superhighway, Grassroot Soccer, Living Goods, The Mission Continues, One Acre Fund, VisionSpring and Welcoming America; she also helped to build DRKF’s convening programs and peer-to-peer learning community.
Anne Marie is on the governing boards of Girl Effect, Stand for Children, The Management Center and Youth Speaks and on the advisory boards of College Track, IDEO.org and REDF. She teaches a class at Stanford’s Graduate School of Business called Making Social Ventures Happen by Attracting Financial and Human Capital. Earlier in her career, Anne Marie was the Executive Director of United Cerebral Palsy of the Golden Gate and a REDF Farber Fellow at Community Gatepath.
Before entering the non-profit arena, Anne Marie was on the executive team of a technology services company and an investment banker. Anne Marie received her MBA and a public management program certificate from Stanford University’s Graduate School of Business. She also holds a BA in English and a BS in Economics from the University of Pennsylvania and its Wharton School, respectively.
She lives in San Francisco with her husband and two terrific girls and enjoys walking, yoga, cooking, cabaret singing and container gardening.
Following Ms. Burgoyne’s morning keynote, she will be joined by Andrea Levere for a fireside chat.
President & CEO, Prosperity Now
Andrea Levere has led Prosperity Now (formerly CFED) as its president and CEO since 2004. Prosperity Now’s mission is to ensure everyone has the opportunity to gain financial stability, build wealth, and achieve prosperity. The organization designs and operates national initiatives that integrate financial capability services into systems serving low-income people, build assets and savings, and advance research and policies that expands economic mobility for all.
In 2013, President Obama appointed Andrea to the National Cooperative Bank’s (NCB) Board of Directors to represent the interests of low-income consumers. Currently, Andrea serves as Vice-Chair of the Community Advisory Council of the Federal Reserve System, which provides recommendations to the Board on various issues, including those that affect low-income and communities of color. She also serves as the Chair of ROC USA (Resident Owned Communities USA), a national social venture that converts manufactured home parks into resident-owned cooperatives. She is a member of the FDIC’s Committee on Economic Inclusion, and Morgan Stanley’s Community Development Advisory Board. Ms. Levere served as chair of the board of the Ms. Foundation for Women from 2002 - 2005, after being on its board since 1998.
Andrea spoke on the keynote stage at the 2018 Yale Philanthropy Conference. She is a graduate of the Yale School of Management and holds a bachelor’s degree from Brown University.