Managing Director of Expansion & IntegrationCompany: Cara Collective
Role: Session Presenter
2022 Conference Session:
The Road Up
Sara Wasserteil leads Cara Collective’s national expansion arm, Cara Plus, where she drives growth, strategic partnerships, and impact to help businesses and nonprofits drive more inclusive employment pathways in Chicago and across the country.
Prior to Cara Collective, Sara spent 12 years managing, measuring, and scaling programs across the social sector in the Democratic Republic of Congo, Kenya, Nigeria, and Zambia, and as a social impact strategy and measurement consultant for organizations like the Canadian Federal Government, City of Chicago, Google.org, TD Bank, and YouTube.
Sara serves on the executive board of Fast Company and as a graduate mentor at the University of Chicago Harris School of Public Policy. She holds a BA from Boston University and an MPP from the University of Chicago.