Re-imagining fiscal sponsorship and online fundraising for the digital age, Open Collective enables a new type of transparent, collaborative organisation.
I hold multiple roles, reflecting an inherently decentralised design.
Chief Operating Officer, Open Collective Inc
Open Collective makes the open source software platform fiscal sponsor entities use to provide services to their chosen community of Collectives.
Executive Director, Open Source Collective
Nonprofit based in the US, serving as fiscal sponsor to thousands of open source software projects and related communities worldwide.
Executive Director, Open Collective Foundation
Charity based in the US, fiscally sponsoring initiatives that increase access to education, make positive social impact, and improve civic participation.
Founder, Open Collective New Zealand
Fund-holder for positive impact projects in Aotearoa New Zealand, enabling kiwi projects to operate without needing to incorporate.
Dark Crystal, Co-founder, 2018
Back up your secrets using the trust in your social network, with a fully P2P decentralised app. Our first step in a bigger vision to make crypto and cypherspace more accessible to diverse people.
YWCA, Executive Officer, 2017
The YWCA empowers women, especially young women. I led national operations: funding, facilitating strategy, financial systems, reducing costs, and a complete website and communications refresh.
EHF Advisor & Selections, 2017-18
Bringing together visionary entrepreneurs, investors, and startup teams, to create positive global impact from New Zealand. International Fellows get exclusive access to the world's first impact-focused visa.
projects & activities
Japanese Translator and Interpreter
Technical, scientific, cultural, documents, & live interpreting.
Technical Support Team Leader
Bloomberg, London UK
Serving the financial sector. Bilingual English & Japanese.
Coordinator for Int'l Relations
Namerikawa City, Japan
Promoting multiculturalism through media, translation, and education.
BAs in Asian Studies & Fine Art
Northwestern University, Chicago USA
Double degree, plus a linguistics minor