Stephanie Nieman

Board Observer

Stephanie Nieman is a Principal in the North Carolina office of SJF Ventures. Stephanie investigates high growth, positive impact investment opportunities across the U.S. She serves as a Board Observer for Validic (digital health data platform), Fit4D (diabetes coaching and medical adherence), and Voxy (English language learning platform.)

Stephanie was previously at B Lab, a US-based nonprofit whose mission is to harness the power of business to solve social and environmental problems, where she helped drive capital to high impact investments. Prior to B Lab, Stephanie worked in Institutional Equity Sales at Lehman Brothers, where she also served on the firm’s pro bono microfinance team, and in sales and business development for Pearson Education. She has an MBA from UNC Kenan-Flagler Business School, a Graduate Certificate in International Development Policy from Duke University and a BS in Business from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.

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