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Managing Director, Strategic Communications and Partnerships



Fraser Nelson is the Managing Director of Partnerships and 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 Salt Lake County Mayor's Office, where she led the successful launch of two Pay for Success initiatives.

Fraser is currently an Adjunct Instructor in the Department of Management at the University of Utah's David Eccles School of Business.

Fraser 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 worked as the CEO of the State of Utah's Disability Law Center for over a decade. She holds a B.A. from Duke University and an M.A. from St. Mary’s University.