Meredith Lorenz Heimburger is a Principal on GEM's Impact Investing team. In her role, Meredith engages with clients to align their investment program with their values and missions and co-leads GEM’s impact investment team. Prior to joining GEM in 2012, Meredith spent seven years with Teach For America, first as a classroom teacher, then as a member of staff leading the expansion of the organization’s presence in new and developing regions across the US. Meredith is a trustee and finance committee member for the Cynthia and George Mitchell Foundation, which promotes sustainable solutions to human and environmental problems. She is an active member of several organizations focused on leveraging assets for positive impact, including The ImPact and The Philanthropy Workshop (TPW).