Teresa Crawford (US, Washington DC)
Executive Director of Social Sector Accelerator at Counterpart International

Teresa Crawford is the Executive Director of Social Sector Accelerator at Counterpart International. Social Sector Accelerator combines experience and entrepreneurial spirit to accelerate social investments in capable partners, accelerate the impact of leaders, organizations and networks from the social sector and to improve the quality of social investment partnerships. Teresa has over 16 years of experience working, living and studying in international environments (Europe, Africa, Latin America). Her strengths include strategy and business development in the nonprofit sector, program design and development as well as resource mobilization, social enterprise development and strategic partnership building. During her career she has been privileged to work with hundreds of leaders & organizations to improve their ability to deliver on their missions on a diversity of issues ranging from violence against women in war to citizen engagement in oversight and accountability of security forces.
She is also funding member of IPKO Foundation, Kosovo.