Justin Nance, Program Associate

Justin Nance works as a Program Associate on the BoardLead team at Cause Strategy Partners. In this role, he cultivates relationships with external stakeholders in cities across the US by identifying and matching corporate professions looking to make a meaningful social impact with nonprofits looking to benefit their communities. Justin’s work focuses on promoting the values of diversity, equity, and inclusion in the social good sector by recruiting, training, and connecting professionals with opportunities for board service, with the goal of ensuring that governing boards are truly reflective of the communities in which they serve.

Justin earned his A.B. in Business, Entrepreneurship, and Organizations (BEO), with a specialized concentration in Business Economics, from Brown University. Through his studies, Justin gained multidisciplinary expertise in financial markets and marketplace principles, entrepreneurial theory, and organization sociology. He continued his education at the Howard University School of Business, earning his MBA in Finance.

Prior to joining Cause Strategy Partners, Justin worked in multiple capacities across the private and public sectors. He is an advocate for advancing racial equity, providing access to education, housing the homeless, and pursuing opportunities for economic development within historically marginalized communities. With an unwavering commitment to social justice and community development, Justin brings a wealth of professional experience and personal passion to the social good sector.