Jacquelyn Smith

Jacquelyn Smith

jacqui@intentionalendowments.org 

Jacquelyn is Senior Fellow and Program Manager to the Intentional Endowments Network.  Jacquelyn comes to IEN with 7 years of experience in strategic management and consultative sales in the energy industry.  As Senior Sales Manager at Gulf Oil LP, she managed Gulf’s electricity sales initiative including an affinity partnership program that helped nonprofits raise funds while simultaneously growing the electricity customer base.  Prior to joining Gulf, Jacquelyn served as an Energy Advisor at Tradition Energy, advising on energy market conditions and brokering electricity and natural gas to end-users in deregulated markets.

Jacquelyn became interested in Impact Investing and ESG during an MBA course to South Africa, where she learned the power of divestment in ending the apartheid and the role of impact investors in creating positive social change.  She is a member of Women Investing in a Sustainable Economy (WISE), Building a Sustainable Investment Community (BASIC), and Net Impact.

Jacquelyn holds a B.A. in Communication from the University of Massachusetts, Amherst and an M.B.A. in Economics of Financial Markets from Bentley University.