Stephanie Potter recently joined the US Chamber of Commerce Foundation’s Corporate Citizenship Center as the Senior Director of Sustainability and Circiular Economy Programs. Before joining the US Chamber of Commerce Foundation, Stephanie served as Vice President of Sustainable Business Development at Rabobank where she oversaw the North American sustainability strategy. Rabobank is a premier bank to the international food and agriculture industry as well as a leading financier of solar, wind, bioenergy, and energy infrastructure projects. During her tenure, she designed and implemented a strategic program to enhance the Bank’s regional competitiveness; contributed to business planning efforts, enterprise risk management, and Communications; and managed charitable sponsorships.
Stephanie has extensive entrepreneurship and public-private partnership experience, having supported global corporate partnerships and venture growth at Ashoka and, prior to that, fund management and early stage enterprises at Silicon Valley Social Venture Fund (SV2).
Stephanie received degrees in Political Science (BA) and International Comparative Education (MA) from Stanford University, where she pursued an independently designed research project as a Chappell Lougee Scholar and finished with Honors in Education.