Andrea E McGrath is a strategic and entrepreneurial leader with deep, cross-sector experience helping individuals and organizations, ranging from startups to the Fortune 500, to catalyze ideas into action. As founder of amplified impact, a strategic advisory and research firm, she has worked with trailblazers and pioneers in the fields of social entrepreneurship, civic innovation, academia, venture philanthropy and impact investing over the past decade.
Andrea’s career is defined by her curiosity to solve problems that matter and her instinctive ability to foster connections among ideas, people, and organizations for improved results. A collaborative leader who thrives in multifaceted roles, Andrea is equally skilled in directing teams, shaping strategy, facilitating collaborations and championing initiatives strategically or operationally within and across organizations. She is valued by clients and colleagues as a trusted thought partner and problem solver, with a keen ability to quickly move from systems thinking and big-picture insights to focus on the details and 'connect the dots' between strategy and execution.
In addition to leading amplified impact, Andrea also serves as:
Fellow I Harvard Innovation
LabAdvisory Board I New England Impact Investing Initiative
Advisory Board I Impact Entrepreneur
Ambassador I Leap Of Reason Community
Council Member I Nationswell
Council Member I GLG Social Impact
Steering Committee I Advisors In Philanthropy Boston
Lead Boston ‘20 Alum I YW Boston
Judge + Mentor I Mass Challenge