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Laura Olivas

Manager, Talent & Organizational Operations

Laura’s mission is to design and scale solutions that drive social transformation and break down social, political, and economic inequities. She is committed to ensuring that communities of color are not only beneficiaries but also driving solutions.

Her experience with capital access barriers motivated her to join Mission Driven Finance. Prior to joining the team, Laura worked on equity and diversity projects as a social impact consultant. Laura is also an education advocate, a leadership coach, and is a passionate and strategic professional with over ten years of experience in corporate compliance, nonprofit management, community engagement, advocacy, and philanthropy.

She is an alum of UC Berkeley, the Hispanas Organized for Political Equality (HOPE) Leadership Institute, the Leadership for Equity and Opportunity (LEO) | Rise Together Institute, and the Hispanics in Philanthropy (HIP) Líderes Fellowship.