Andrea Nemtin is a creative, committed and passionate leader with an accomplished career working strategic philanthropy, social finance and social innovation.
She recently stepped aside as founding President and CEO of Inspirit Foundation. Ms. Nemtin built Inspirit into a true force in Canadian philanthropy and a leader on impact investing, innovation and Inclusion including reconciliation with Indigenous peoples. While there, she led her team to launch a series of critically needed programs including the foundation’s first roadmap towards a 100% impact-investing portfolio. In 2017 Andrea received a governor Generals Meritorious Service Award for her contribution to Inclusion in Canada.
Prior to inspirit Andrea spent 15 years as the President and CEO at PTV Productions, creating socially impactful, award winning broadcast and interactive media. She began her career in changemaking running social marketing campaigns at Adbusters Media.
Andrea serves in a governance role as a board member for Resource Productivity and Recovery Authority, CSI, Story Money Impact and Challenge for Change.
Andrea grew up in Vancouver and lives in Toronto with her husband Ian and son James.