Deb Nelson, formerly the executive director of Social Venture Network (SVN), has joined RSF Social Finance as the new Vice President of Client and Community Engagement.
Nelson expanded the field of social entrepreneurship by growing a network of values-driven leaders interested in leveraging the power of business for social and environmental good. Nelson has been featured on the pages of Newsweek, The New York Times, and Conscious Company Magazine. She’s been highlighted as one of "100 Visionary Leaders" by Real Leaders magazine, and has spoken at SOCAP, TEDx Presidio, Wisdom 2.0, and many more national events.
Before joining SVN, Nelson worked for Working Assets, now CREDO Mobile, and American Express. She also served as a Peace Corps volunteer in Cameroon.