By Benetech Admin posted in on February 5, 2013 at 5:36pm
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Christy Chin recently joined Draper Richards Foundation as a portfolio director to identify and support social entrepreneurs as well as cultivating and engaging donors in new funds. Previously she was with The Philanthropy Workshop West where she fostered the philanthropic leadership, engagement and results of TPW West graduates, thereby creating a trusted community of thoughtful, strategic givers.
Prior to joining TPW West, Ms. Chin was a senior program officer at the Skoll Foundation for more than four years, where she helped significantly develop and evolve the foundation’s programs toward the goal of playing a preeminent role in the field of social entrepreneurship. Ms. Chin also has experience in venture capital and worked as a research associate at the Harvard Business School, in social entrepreneurship with Greg Dees and venture capital with Jeffrey A. Timmons. Ms. Chin earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in history from Colgate University and a Master’s degree in business administration from the Harvard Business School. She serves as an advisor to Citizen Schools’ California Chapter.