Welcome to our new Research Fellow!
We are delighted to announce that we've hired Sara Shoff as our Impact Investment Research Fellow. In this position, she is leading our market study of impact investing products and comparable organizations in the US, and conducting stakeholder research regarding potential product development.
"We are thrilled to have Sara join the Oikocredit US team," remarked Interim Executive Director Matt Eldridge. "She brings an exceptional level of experience and qualifications in the field of impact investing that couldn't be more timely at this inflection point for our organization."
Sara recently worked at Change Finance (ongoing) and Rubicon Capital Advisors, and was an Environmental Impact Analyst for more than four years at the U.S. Overseas Private Investment Corporation (OPIC, now the U.S. International Development Finance Corporation). Previously, she served in the Peace Corps as a Agro-Forestry Extension Agent in Senegal.
Sara holds a Bachelor of Sciences degree in Environmental Management and Protection from California Polytechnic State University and earned her MBA from the Yale School of Management.