Becky Slater Rossi
Nonprofit and Social Enterprise Consultant
Becky Rossi has worked with a variety of nationally and internationally focused organizations in the private, public, and nonprofit sectors, sharing her expertise in social impact measurement and social enterprise models. Currently, she is completing a short-term contract in the Community Development and Partnerships Directorate at Human Resources and Skills Development Canada (HRSDC) where she is assessing policy options for supporting the development of social finance in Canada.
Since 2011, Becky has championed broad systemic change through her work with PLAN Toronto, a nonprofit social enterprise dedicated to supporting families who have a relative with a disability. As Director of Strategic Operations, she collaborates with families, service providers, government, and business to build community-based, non-traditional solutions to issues of isolation and vulnerability. Becky has also worked closely with the International Emissions Trading Association (IETA) in its efforts to catalyze large-scale business investments in climate-friendly projects in developing countries. These are largely made possible through innovative financing arrangements and partnerships with government.
Becky has a Master of Business Administration (MBA) and Graduate Diploma in Nonprofit Management and Leadership from the Schulich School of Business at York University. She received her Bachelor of Commerce degree from Queen’s School of Business where she was awarded the Medal of Commerce in her graduating class.