JEN PORTER ANDERSON
Chief Operating Officer
Jen Anderson has spent her career in mission-based operations, helping nonprofits in smart growth strategy and efficient operations. Previously, she was the co-founder and COO of The Reset Foundation, which is disrupting the poverty-to-prison cycle by opening a network of residential alternatives to prison. At Reset, she led fundraising and all internal operations, including finance, accounting, HR, legal, and risk management.
Prior to Reset, Jen helped launch the Pathways Fund at the venture philanthropy firm New Profit Inc, designed an impact assessment strategy for Next Street, and dabbled in corporate finance at two technology and investment firms.
Jen has an MBA from Harvard University and a BA in Organizational Behavior, magna cum laude, from Brigham Young University. She is a Forbes 30 Under 30 Social Entrepreneur, Echoing Green Fellow, and Draper Richards Kaplan Social Entrepreneur.