Laila Goldberg is a Director in Third Sector’s Boston office. She works on client engagements providing support to government, non-profit, and philanthropic partners, and raises funds for new Pay for Success transactions. Prior to joining Third Sector, Laila was an Associate Director at The Food Trust, a national leader in developing innovative solutions to improve healthy food access in underserved communities. From 2010-2013 she led the agency’s largest effort to initiate and scale food access programs citywide (including farmers' markets, school-based programs, and Healthy Corner Store Network) through a federally-funded initiative with the School District of Philadelphia and the Philadelphia Department of Public Health.
While at The Food Trust, Laila also guided new program development, replicated existing programs through both state-level and national partnerships, and directed fundraising efforts with major donors, corporate and foundation partners. Laila has a BA in International Studies from Vassar College and an MBA from the Kellogg School of Management.