SAMPLE SOCIAL IMPACT CANDIDATES

Prokanga A is a seasoned marketer with a lifelong commitment to social & environmental impact. He began his career as an Executive Director for a technology nonprofit, and after earning his MBA from UC Berkeley, spent 13 years in brand management for several large CPGs including The Clorox Company, Conagra and Tyson Foods. As a Board Member with Naturally Chicago, he works to strengthen the region’s natural consumer products sector.

Prokanga B earned her BA and MBA from UCLA, and holds an active CPA license. Her finance expertise spans accounting/auditing at Deloitte & Touche, investor relations for Dreamworks, and financial management for Del Monte Foods. Now as the mother to two young children, she works part-time leading finance for a nonprofit media organization and is committed to spending the rest of her career serving mission-driven clients.

Prokanga C has deep expertise in sustainable food purchasing, having led sustainability for UC Davis Dining Services and currently serving as Sustainability Manager for a large foodservice distributor where she oversees $4MM+ in spending. She graduated from UVM with an MBA in Sustainable Entrepreneurship, during which time she wrote the business plan for a large, regional waste management company.

Prokanga D is a serial social entrepreneur now seeking more flexible work so that he can spend more time with his young daughter and baby-on-the-way. With a background in strategy consulting (Accenture, Slalom), he is skilled at launching and growing mission-driven organizations at the intersection of technology and philanthropy.