Nora Silver

Nora Silver PhD is Adjunct Professor, Founder and Faculty Director of the Center for Social Sector Leadership at UC Berkeley-Haas School of Business. Nora teaches classes on social sector strategy and social movements, and researches multisector leadership and next generation leadership for social impact. She is a 2016 Aspen Pioneer Faculty Award winner.

Prior to joining academia, Nora was a founder/executive director of three social sector organizations and a consultant to business, education, foundations, government, and nonprofit organizations. She is the author of two books on volunteer engagement plus articles on social impact networks, diversity, and next generation social sector leadership. Nora previously taught Berkeley’s Strategic Philanthropy course and oversees its teaching now. She was delighted to join the Learning by Giving Foundation in summer 2016.