Movers, Shakers & Impact Makers: Women in Aviation, Clean Energy, and More


The member community convened by Boston College Center for Corporate Citizenship is one of a kind. The 500+ companies we serve each year around the globe are leaders in environmental, social, and governance action, and the thousands of individuals who make up this network are some of the best in the field!

Here is how our members have been working to build better business and a better world:

Spotlight on You

Sebastian White, director of corporate communications at JetBlue, celebrated the company’s “Fly Like a Girl” campaign event at Boston’s Logan International Airport, which welcomed young girls to an air hangar tour led by women pilots. “A great program to encourage more young women to consider careers in aviation!” he said. 

ON Semiconductor’s Ali Husain observed the presentation for the award for IEEE Empower a Billion Lives (EBL) global finals, which the company sponsored. The competition tasked innovators of all backgrounds to identify and promote solutions to energy poverty. “Thanks to Empower a Billion Lives, the movement to end energy poverty is now reaching communities across the globe with sustainable clean energy,” Husain said.

Chris Crane, CEO of Exelon, announced that the Exelon Foundation and Exelon Corp. have launched a $20 million climate change investment initiative to fund startups in six major cities. “The Exelon Foundation Climate Change Investment Initiative will put us a step closer to a clean energy future by helping entrepreneurs translate their ideas for reversing climate change into practical solutions,” said Crane. 

Job Postings

AIG is looking for a Director of Corporate Social Responsibility, Life & Retirement to join their Houston office and operate as the head of citizenship for AIG’s Life & Retirement business. 

Aramark is seeking a Manager, Enterprise Sustainability in Philadelphia, who will be responsible for supporting the implementation of its company-wide sustainability strategy. 

Bank of America is looking for a Responsible Sourcing Manager to deliver on its responsible growth mission by engaging with supply chain (various locations). 

Bank of the West is seeking a CSR Analyst Associate II in San Ramon, CA to support CSR strategy and ensure uniform implementation across all applicable business units. 

Blackbaud has openings for Sales Executive, Corporate Social Responsibility in San FranciscoNew YorkPlano, TXSt. Paul, MNand Washington, DC.

Edelman is looking for an Account Executive - Corporate Social Responsibility to join its San Francisco office and play a key role on its Business + Social Purpose team.

The Estée Lauder Companies is seeking to fill a position in New York City: Associate, Global Corporate Citizenship & Sustainability, Breast Cancer Campaign.

Iron Mountain is looking for a Manager, Environmental Social Governance (ESG) Projects & Reporting in Boston to manage and execute ESG-focused data management.

Lockheed Martin is hiring a Director, Social Impact in their Bethesda, MD office who will be responsible for developing strategies and meaningful stakeholder engagements.

Microsoft is hiring for an Environmental Monitoring & Reporting Program Manager in Redmond, WA to lead high-impact projects at a global scale.

Morgan Stanley is seeking a Sustainability Content Specialist in New York City to help coordinate and amplify its commitments to sustainability and sustainable finance. 

Novant Health is looking for a Social Responsibility Coordinator in Manassas, VA to assist the community engagement department in planning and executing community events.

Samsung Electronics America is hiring a Senior Manager, Corporate Citizenship in Ridgefield Park, NJ to focus on project and event management.

Subaru of America is seeking a paid Philanthropy & Corporate Responsibility Intern in Camden, NJ, to support management of philanthropic giving, employee volunteer, communication, and other activities.

Unum is looking for a Corporate Sustainability Manager in its Portland, ME office, and a Corporate Social Responsibility Specialist in its Baton Rouge, LA office. 

Vertex Pharmaceuticals is seeking college students in Boston to join its Co-Op, Corporate Social Responsibility program to learn about the pharmaceutical industry from a hands-on perspective. 

Viacom is looking for a Manager, Corporate Responsibility & Community Investment and Creative Director - MTV Pro-Social/Social Impact & Corporate Social Responsibility to join its New York office.

Member Companies in the News

3M and Discovery Education announced the opening of their inaugural Improving Lives Award as part of the annual 2019 3M Young Scientist Challenge (#YoungScientist). The Improving Lives Award, a public voting recognition, will celebrate the student innovation with the most potential to improve lives.

Comcast opened applications for its 2021 Leaders and Achievers Scholarship Program, which selects high school students for their outstanding community service, academic performance, and leadership skills. Since 2001, Comcast NBCUniversal has awarded more than $33 million in scholarships to approximately 30,000 students to help them pursue higher education.

UPS received the Executive Leadership Council’s (ELC) 2019 Corporate Award for Support of Black Executives and Diversity & Inclusion. Additionally, ELC welcomed four UPS executives into its membership of senior executives: George Brooks, President, Americas Region; Rhonda Clark, President, Global Buildings and Systems Engineering; Charlene Thomas, Chief Human Resources Officer; and George Willis, President, U.S. Operations.UPS’s support of ELC began two decades ago, in 1999, as part of the organization’s strategy of cultivating a creative, inclusive and supportive workplace, and long history of valuing cultural diversity and inclusion.

Members on the Move

Welcome to our newest member UNC REX Healthcare! The company joined the thousands of CSR professionals we serve at more than 500 companies from around the globe each year.

Blue Shield of California and Fifth Third Bank are the latest companies to register for our Accelerated Certificate Summit on November 18-22 in San Diego. Join them and earn your Certificate of Corporate Citizenship Practice in HALF the time at HALF the costLearn More.

Fannie Mae, HondaJM Family Enterprises, and MAPFRE Insurance are the latest companies to register for the International Corporate Citizenship Conference on March 30 - April 1 in San Francisco. Join these companies along with more than 600 corporate citizenship professionals for three days of networking and learning how to deliver impact globallyLearn More.