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Ingrid Burkett

Ingrid Burkett is the Social Design Fellow at CSI. She has contributed to the design of policy and processes in a diversity of fields including community development, social investment, social enterprise and social procurement.

She is the President of the International Association for Community Development and is committed to fostering an international dialogue about designing innovative methodologies for sustainable development. She is also the Managing Director of Knode, a social business that aims to build the knowledge base underpinning social innovation and to help community organisations, governments and businesses to foster and share innovative practice.

Ingrid has worked in the community sector, government and with the private sector. She was the Social Innovations Manager for Foresters Community Finance, designing and implementing innovations through training, education, research and publications (2006-2010); Training Development Coordinator for Oxfam Australia, designing and delivering internal and external training (2004-2006). Ingrid is also a practising artist and designer. Ingrid has qualifications in Social Work (B.SocWk, first class Honours); Business (Masters in Business); and Community Economic Development (PhD).

A framework for growing social and economic impact in place
Society - 13/07/2012 - 3 comments

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