The Institute benefits from the experience of our leadership, focused on tangible results in the academic, public, and private sectors.

Our Staff

Paul J. Gertler

Paul Gertler

Faculty Director

Paul Gertler is the Li Ka Shing Professor of Economics at Haas and scientific director for the Center for Effective Global Action. He’s an expert on impact evaluation, acting as principal investigator on large, multisite evaluations of programs to fight poverty and improve healthcare in Mexico, Rwanda, and around the world. He also served as the chief economist of the Human Development Network of the World Bank from 2004 to 2007. He has been a member of the Haas faculty since 1996, and holds a PhD in economics from the University of Wisconsin.

Cathy Garza

Executive Director

Cathy Garza serves as Executive Director of the Institute for Business & Social Impact (IBSI). By facilitating collaboration among IBSI’s Centers and programs, Cathy helps promote social impact research, learning, and careers.

Cynthia Okita

Program Coordinator

Social Impact Lecturer Fellows

Jorge Calderon

Jorge Calderon

Social Entrepreneurship and Impact Investing

William Rosenzweig

William Rosenzweig

Center for Responsible Business

Meet Our Berkeley Haas Faculty

Ned Augenblick

Haas Economic Analysis and Policy Group

Severin Borenstein

Energy Institute at Haas

Dana Carney

Haas Management of Organizations Group

Ernesto Dal Bó

Haas Business and Public Policy Group

Lucas Davis

Energy Institute at Haas

Paul Gertler

Graduate Program in Health Management

Brett Green

Haas Finance Group

Ganesh Iyer

Haas Marketing Group

Jonathan Kolstad

Haas Economic Analysis and Policy Group

Laura Kray

Haas Management of Organizations Group

David Levine

Haas Economic Analysis and Policy Group

Ulrike Malmendier

Haas Finance Group

Adair Morse

Haas Finance Group

Leif Nelson

Haas Marketing Group

Christine Rosen

Haas Business and Public Policy Group

Juliana Schroeder

Haas Management of Organizations Group

Terry Taylor

Haas Operations and IT Management Group

David Vogel

Haas Business and Public Policy Group

Catherine Wolfram

Haas Economic Analysis and Policy Group

Candace Yano

Haas Operations and IT Management Group

Noam Yuchtman

Haas Business and Public Policy Group

Jennifer Chatman

Haas Management of Organizations Group

Don Moore

Haas Management of Organizations Group

Ross Levine

Haas Finance Group

Frederico Finan

Haas Business and Public Policy Group

Guo Xu

Haas Business and Public Policy Group

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