Emily Reisner, Director of Strategic Advancement, is a passionate leader in the nonprofit sector interested in creating equity in underserved communities. She has expertise growing programs in multiple policy areas including workforce development, housing, and education. In her last role, she directed Aspiranet’s education department in San Francisco, overseeing development and community partnerships for literacy and stem programs. Her interest in mission-driven business grew during a fellowship at Social Venture Network. As reSET’s Impact Strategist, she is working to help more business leaders solve challenges in their communities. She received her BA from Wesleyan University in Sociology and International Relations, and she received her MPP from the University of Southern California Price School. She has lived in NYC, LA, SF and now has returned home to CT to be closer to family.