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Holly Ensign-Barstow

B Lab
Manager of Mission Alignment Department
Holly Ensign-Barstow is a Senior Associate for B Lab, a nonprofit dedicated to growing a new sector of the economy, which uses the power of business to solve social and environmental problems. Holly is the Manager of B Lab’s Policy and Mission Alignment Department with the aim to make benefit corporations available to entrepreneurs across the country and build a global community of social entrepreneurs. As of May 2016, Holly has been instrumental in the passage of benefit corporation legislation in 32 states including the District of Columbia. Holly earned her Bachelor of Arts in Urban Studies from Barnard College, Columbia University and a Master of International Affairs from the School of International and Public Affairs at Columbia University. Holly was the first employee of the New York City Mayor’s Office of Long-Term Planning and Sustainability, where she worked to bring plaNYC and many other sustainability initiatives to fruition. She has also worked with the Obama Campaign as the New York State Women’s Vote Coordinator and with Environmental Defense Fund on local oil heat initiatives.

My Speakers Sessions

Friday, May 27

10:00am EDT