Amanda Kizer is Director of Impact Management manages the GIIRS Impact Ratings program and product development for B Lab, a non-profit organization dedicated to using the power of business as a force for good. GIIRS is the best in class rating system used by investors to measure and manage the impact of their portfolio. In her current role, Ms. Kizer also supports the development and expansion of B Analytics - the world’s largest database of private sector impact data.
Prior to joining B Lab, Amanda worked for the U.S. Department of State, where she led economic and energy policy development for the Bureau of Western Hemisphere Affairs. Ms. Kizer started her career as a Presidential Management Fellow at the U.S. Small Business Administration working to expand entrepreneurship opportunities and services to women, veterans, and young people.
Ms. Kizer earned a Master of Arts in Nonprofit Management from the Milano School of International Affairs, Management, and Urban Policy at the New School, and graduated cum laude from Cornell University.