Claudia Freed, President & CEO of EALgreen, is an accomplished and dynamic business leader with more than 25 years of experience managing corporate social responsibility partnerships. She was the recipient of the first college scholarship created by EALgreen from a donation of industrial inventory in 1982. Claudia’s commitment to education and sustainability originated in her native Argentina. Using her EAL scholarship, she earned a degree in Economics from North Park University (Chicago, IL). After a successful career in corporate finance, she returned to EAL becoming a champion for CSR recognized by Crain’s Chicago Magazine, the Global Summit of Women and the Corporate Responsibility Group of Chicago. Under her direction, EAL has been hailed a social innovation pioneer coordinating a national network of Fortune 500 companies, colleges and universities to create positive social impact that adds value – and purpose - to businesses’ bottom line. Follow Claudia on Twitter @donate2sustain or on LinkedIn. Visit EALgreen for additional information.