Rebekah Saul Butler is Managing Partner at Gratitude Railroad, an investor community-driven impact investment firm, where she serves as Co-CEO and jointly oversees all aspects of the growing business including investments, business strategy and development, and finance and operations.
Prior to joining Gratitude, Rebekah was Co-Executive Director and Chief Investment Officer of The Grove Foundation, a 501(c)(3) philanthropic foundation, and Managing Director of Grove Action Fund, a 501(c)(4) social welfare organization. She led the transition of the foundation’s $150M portfolio to complete mission alignment and managed a programmatically aligned carveout of $18M comprising 21 fund and direct investments. Prior to her work with the Grove organizations, Rebekah was a management consultant at Deloitte Consulting. She started her career at The Guttmacher Institute in Washington, D.C., where she analyzed and advocated on reproductive health policy.
Rebekah has held leadership roles across a wide range of organizations and initiatives, including currently, on the Board of the Sierra Club Foundation where she is Chair of the Investment Committee and serves on the Executive and Audit committees. She earned a BA with distinction in Sociology and Spanish from Stanford University and an MBA and MPH from UC Berkeley. She holds the Certified Investment Management Analyst® certification, administered by the Investments and Wealth Institute and taught in conjunction with the Yale School of Management.