Daryn Dodson advises companies, foundations and universities on impact investments. He currently serves as Venture Consultant to the Board of Directors of Calvert Funds, leading the Special Equities Program. Through this program, Calvert has invested more than $90 million in impact investing funds and companies.
Post Hurricane Katrina, Mr. Dodson served as Director of University and Corporate Partnership for the Idea Village, where he created a platform engaging leading private equity firms, business schools, and Fortune 500 companies to invest more than 50,000 hours and $2 million into New Orleans entrepreneurs. Prior to New Orleans, he built a coalition of national banks and faith-based institutions to educate Congress on reforms needed to stabilize the subprime lending market with Self-Help Credit Union.
Mr. Dodson currently serves as a Board Director for Ben and Jerry’s, Stanford Business Alumni and Impact Hub DC. He earned a MBA from Stanford and an AB in Public Policy from Duke University. Daryn has served on the Heifer Foundation Board of Trustees since 2014.