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Managing Director, Field Building



Fraser Nelson is the Managing Director of Field Building at Sorenson Impact, where she facilitates social impact and innovation projects throughout the United States.

Prior to joining Sorenson, she served as the first Director of Data and Innovation for the Salt Lake County Mayor's Office, where she led the successful launch of two Pay for Success initiatives. Fraser is an Adjunct Instructor in the Department of Management at the University of Utah's David Eccles School of Business. She founded and was the CEO of the Community Foundation of Utah, growing the Foundation from an idea to a national leader in innovative philanthropy. She also served as the CEO of the State of Utah's Disability Law Center for over a decade.

She holds a Bachelor of Arts from Duke University and a Master of Arts from St. Mary’s University.