Nicole Brajevich, Executive Assistant & Business Development


Nicole Brajevich
Executive Assistant & Business Development

A former IFC Fellow, Nicole now works at the intersection of development, events, and special projects keeping Impact Finance Center on track with respect to its donors and clients. She also devotes significant attention to operations and event management. She received her B.A. in Political Science at Carleton University in Ottawa, Canada and her M.A. at the Josef Korbel School of International Studies in Global Finance, Trade, and Economic Development with a business certificate in Corporate Social Responsibility. Her passion to help others comes from her experiences from living overseas in Africa, Canada, and volunteering in Central America.


Dr. Stephanie Gripne, Founder & Executive Director

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Dr. Stephanie Gripne is an academic entrepreneur, impact investor, researcher, educator & the creative force behind Impact Finance Center and CO Impact Days and Initiative. Stephanie founded Impact Finance Center in 2012. Stephanie is the creative force behind the Impact Finance Center. Stephanie sets the vision and provides leadership for the entire organization while focusing on business development, client engagement, and industry thought leadership through her research, writing, and speaking. For Dr. Gripne’s full bio and CV