Lina Srivastava, Chief Strategic Officer
Lina is the founder of a CIEL, a social innovation strategy group which catalyzes social impact by combining activism, technology, culture, and storytelling. Lina is a subject matter expert in migrant rights with over seven years experience addressing migration through narrative platforms, advocacy, civil society sector collaboration and support, and community-centered design. She is a frequent speaker on issues related to migration and refugee issues, and is currently working on projects addressing these crises. Lina has provided project design consultation to a group of social impact organizations, including UNESCO, the World Bank, AARP, UNICEF, and the Rockefeller Foundation. An attorney by training, Lina has been involved in campaigns for several award-winning documentaries, such as Born into Brothels and Who Is Dayani Cristal? She is on faculty in Design and Social Innovation at the School of Visual Arts.