Jennifer Splansky Juster has over 15 years of social sector leadership experience, including advising foundations, NGOs, and partnerships on issues related to strategy, evaluation, and the design of collective impact initiatives. She is the executive director of the field-building initiative Collective Impact Forum and has worked on multiple collective impact engagements, designed training opportunities for collective impact practitioners, and frequently speaks on the topic.
Jennifer has co-authored multiple publications on collective impact, including the report “Guide to Evaluating Collective Impact” and the articles “Committing to Collective Impact: From Vision to Implementation” and “Essential Mindset Shifts for Collective Impact.” Over the course of her career, Jennifer has also worked with a range of foundations, nonprofits, government agencies, and corporations across sectors. Former clients include the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, Conrad N. Hilton Foundation, Marin Community Foundation, MetroWest Health Foundation, and the David and Lucile Packard Foundation. Jennifer holds a BA in Human Biology from Stanford University and an MBA from the Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University.