Chief Impact Officer
Jenna Arnold is an independent advisor to Seavest Investment Group LLC and the Chief Impact Officer at Rethink, helping shape the Fund’s plan for meaningful and measurable impact across all vehicles. Jenna comes to this work as an entrepreneur and activist, enthusiastic about the possibilities to do well and do good within such ecosystems. For her recent work as one of the organizers of the Women’s March, Jenna was recognized with a Glamour Women of the Year award.
Jenna is the co-founder of ORGANIZE, a non-profit focused on ending the waitlist for organ transplants in America. ORGANIZE was awarded an Innovator in Residence position in the Secretary’s Office of Health and Human Services and co-hosted the 2016 White House Organ Donation Summit, which, in addition to other initiatives, launched $300 million worth of commitments across multiple sectors. For her work at ORGANIZE Arnold was named one Inc’s “20 Most Disruptive Innovators”, the New York Times called ORGANIZE one of 2016’s “Biggest Ideas in Social Change,” and the organization was featured in an episode of HBO’s Last Week Tonight as a primary vehicle for ending the waitlist for kidneys.
Jenna has been named to Oprah’s 100 Super Soul Influencers, Inc. Magazine’s 35 Under 35 List, the World’s Economic Forum’s Young Global Shapers, and in 2017, a member of the Council on Foreign Relations.
Previously, Jenna was the Executive Producer and Creator of one of MTV’s hit TV shows, ‘Exiled!’ and was the youngest American to work at the United Nations where she created multi-platform programming and impact evaluation framework. Jenna has taught in 13 countries with a laser focus on citizenship education and has authored 15 different curricula.
She sits on the board of Women’s March Global and the African Mission Healthcare Foundation and lives in New York with her husband and two young children, who are anti-sleep.