Elizabeth Bibb-Binder

Partner, New York

Elizabeth Bibb Binder joined Bridgespan in 2007 to help found Bridgespan’s New York office and is currently on the leadership team for Bridgespan’s Early Childhood Area of Expertise. She advises nonprofits and funders on questions of strategy and organization, focusing on impact at scale, organizational design, and translating strategy to execution. She assists funders in developing goals and strategies and identifying high-impact grantmaking opportunities.

Over the past 15 years, Elizabeth has worked with a broad range of organizations working in North America, Africa, and South America, with a particular focus on early childhood development and mental health.  Her clients have included leaders in the sector such as TRAILS to Wellness, Glasswing, Help Me Grow, the Low-Income Investment Fund, ImpactEd, Tostan, Blue Meridian Partners, and the Duke Endowment.

Elizabeth also has a passion for building the strength of social sector leaders. Elizabeth is co-author of Facing the Future: How Successful Nonprofits Link Strategy to Leadership Development, and she piloted Bridgespan’s Leading for Impact® program – which focuses on consulting and capacity building for nonprofit executive teams – in New York.

Prior to Bridgespan, Elizabeth spent five years at Bain & Company, working primarily with Fortune 500 companies. Elizabeth earned her MBA at Stanford University’s Graduate School of Business, where she also earned a Certificate in Public Management. As an undergraduate, she studied business and psychology at the University of Virginia, graduating with distinction. She is part of Bridgespan’s New York office and is based in Washington, DC.