About Multiplier

When you’re working for systemic, sustainable impact there is no time to waste — you need a clear path to create change – a strategy, funding, and a strong team. Many foundations and major donors can provide seed funding, but require an established 501(c)(3) organization to receive and steward grants. That’s where Multiplier can help. We are a well-respected and cost-effective home to a select portfolio of projects who are turning game-changing ideas into planet-saving impact. Once approved as a Multiplier project, you get a fast-track to 501(c)(3) status coupled with flexible, adaptable, cost-effective support as a backbone for your success.

Beyond conservation.

Our project portfolio includes crucial land and ocean conservation efforts alongside an array of cross-sector strategies in public health, environmental education, economic development, clean energy, climate resilience, sustainable food systems, energy efficiency, social and environmental equity, and more. Projects are leading change throughout the world, creating strong mission-based outcomes locally, regionally, nationally and internationally with support from many types of funding.

See our list of projects

We feel your pain.

Setting up and running a nonprofit is expensive, time-consuming, and complex. The legal and filing fees associated with forming a nonprofit and applying for IRS tax-exemption can cost upward of $20,000, and you can wait months for IRS approval. Upon approval, you’ll be a 501(c)3, but instead of focusing on bringing your programs to scale, you’ll be consumed by expense accounting, insurance, audits, board meetings, payroll processing and myriad of other administrative and operational requirements.

How can Multiplier help?

 
United Nations Sustainable Development Goals logo The Sustainable Development Goals are the blueprint to achieve a better and more sustainable future for all. They address the global challenges we face, including those related to poverty, inequality, climate change, environmental degradation, peace and justice. At Multiplier, we ensure that all of our projects are working in ways to help make achievement of these goals a reality. Click on any of the goals below to see how Multiplier's projects align:

Click on any goal for a list of projects that align with that goal.

Leadership

Team

  • Miriam Barr
    Program Finance Officer
  • Tiffany Blauert
    Director of Human Resources
  • Constance de Brun
    Head of Finance
  • Sara Cruz-Mora
    Head of Operations and Project Experience
  • Jeanea Dean
    Accounting Associate
  • Laura Deaton
    Executive Director
  • Ari Eisen
    Senior Advisor, Impact Acceleration
  • Kristin Fischer
    Director of Leadership and Learning
  • Tinisha
    Tinisha Hancock
    Program Finance Officer
  • Brenda Herrera Moreno
    Director of DEIJ Initiatives
  • Liz Howard
    Director of Grants Stewardship
  • Ben Jones
    Director of Strategic Partnerships
  • Jessica Le
    Senior Manager of Financial Operations
  • Paige Mosley
    Senior Contracts Manager
  • Alice Ng
    Senior Advisor, Fundraising and Development
  • Keith Safford
    Director of Payroll
  • Sydney Sanders
    Senior Advisor, Impact Acceleration
  • Carolyn Schour, Finance Director
    Carolyn Schour
    Accounting Director
  • Katherine Headshot
    Katherine Schrock
    HR Generalist, Talent Acquisition & Training
  • Darlene Sevilla
    Director of Legal Affairs
  • Tenzin Sherpa
    Tenzin Sherpa
    Accounting Manager
  • Izzy Spriggs
    Izzy Spriggs
    Senior Manager, Community Initiatives
  • Sunshine Snyder
    HR Generalist, Onboarding and Support
  • Dan Taylor
    Senior Accountant
  • Otha William
    Senior Manager, Government Grants & Compliance
  • Al Wright
    Senior HR Generalist, Employee Relations and Total Rewards

Board

  • Ashley Ahearn
    Co-Chair, Board Development Committee
  • Miriam Billinger
    Chair, Finance and Investment Committee
  • Jonathan Brack
    Co-Chair, Board Development Committee
  • Kayla Gebeck Carroll
    Board Member
  • Bernd Cordes
    Chair, Audit and Risk Oversight Committee
  • Phillip Gover
    Board Chair and Chair, Program & Outreach Committee
  • Paulina Lopez
    Board Member

Board Emeritus

  • Harriet Barlow
  • Melissa Beard Clack
  • John David Claussen
  • Gigi Coe
  • Sam Goldman
  • Jill Kauffman Johnson
  • Heather King
  • Alexis Krivkovich
  • Leslie Leslie
  • Andreas Merkl
  • Robin Nakao
  • Joseph Piazza
  • Elena Schmid
  • Rachel Wagner
  • Brad Whitehead
  • Ryan Cabinte
    Board Member
  • Giulia Siccardo
    Board Member

Careers

  • Relationships Associate – The Water Hub

    POSITION ANNOUNCEMENT: Title: Relationships Associate Location: Remote Temporary, two-year staff position with further employment depending on additional funding   About the Water Hub The Water Hub is a water communications organization that uses story-based strategies to advance water justice and…

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  • Program Manager – WaterNow Alliance

    About WaterNow Alliance and Multiplier WaterNow is a network of local water leaders dedicated to advancing sustainable, equitable, affordable and climate resilient water strategies nationwide. Our mission is to accelerate the transition to a more sustainable and equitable water future,…

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  • Project Manager, Ecosystem Building – Kitchen Table Advisors

    Kitchen Table Advisors (KTA) fuels the economic viability of sustainable small farms and ranches through practical business advising and trusted relationships. Our vision is that regenerative farmers and ranchers are thriving leaders of a vibrant, community-based economy that is rooted in…

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Financial Statements

Multiplier’s financial statements reflect our commitment to fostering local, regional, national and global initiatives that conserve and protect a sustainable and resilient world. Our growing portfolio includes innovative projects in several intersecting realms: habitat and species conservation, sustainable food and agricultural systems, energy efficiency and urban infrastructure, marine and fisheries conservation, emerging conservation technology, and environmental outreach, education, and advocacy.

Financial statements and copies of our IRS 990 Informational Tax Return from previous years are also available by contacting us directly.