Kyra McAndrews

Manger of Operations, SODI

Kyra comes to SODI with a passion for collaboration, believing that cross-sector partnerships have the power to achieve innovative solutions that single sectors cannot realize alone. As Manager of Operations for SODI, Kyra drives SODI’s work with higher education institutions and the SODI convening, an annual event that brings together bring together leading companies and top researchers to advance the science, and to design, test, and scale new approaches that accelerate diversity.

Kyra recently founded her own company, Inspectus, to help restaurants and food entrepreneurs navigate compliance. She was a Fellow of the INVANTI startup generator in South Bend, IN in 2018-2019. Prior to that, Kyra worked with America Forward, the nonpartisan policy arm of venture philanthropy firm New Profit, where she supported a community of entrepreneurs in driving the national dialogue on social innovation and advocating for lasting policy change.

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