Our Mentors

Heather Grizzle

Heather Grizzle is a founding partner of Causeway Strategies, a boutique consulting firm that helps individuals, organizations and corporations to communicate, connect and advance their objectives more effectively. Heather is the co-author, with Jon Tyson, of A Creative Minority: Influencing Culture Through Redemptive Participation. She was formerly a partner at ASG Advisors, which advises corporate foundations and executives on their philanthropic and positioning efforts. Her background includes work in the White House and the US House of Representatives, as well corporate communications in New York and charity sector communications in London. She graduated cum laude with high honors in Economics from Harvard University, where her thesis included original research on giving and volunteering in the United States. Heather is vice chairperson of the Board of Trustees of Stewardship, and a member of the Boards of Innovations for Poverty Action, Alpha USA and KidsMatter. She and her husband, Ben, have four children, Abigail, Annarose, Rachel and Caleb, and live in Manhattan.