Margaret Gifford is the National Business and Community Engagement Consultant to the US Chamber of Commerce Foundation’s Health Means Business campaign, supported by the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation. She is the founder of Watervine Impact in NYC. Watervine helps social impact enterprises enter new markets, gain customers and access funds for growth. Margaret’s mission is to bring together business and impact capital to grow healthy and sustainable communities.
Margaret serves as an advisor to RAFI-USA, Farm Hack and Vesta Foods, LLC. Margaret has held senior leadership positions in global brand marketing at Ogilvy and HP and she is the founder of the public health nonprofit organization, Farmer Foodshare. Her work has been mentioned in publications from the New York Times and Edible Manhattan to Epicurious.