Carrie Previtera


Carrie is a Partner at New Profit, where she provides integrated strategic advising to senior leadership teams at organizations in the portfolio to help them grow sustainably and increase their impact. Her work includes CEO and senior team coaching through individual, pair, and team engagements. Carrie also plays an internal leadership role at New Profit, responsible for ensuring that the day-to-day management of the organization aligns with New Profit’s vision and strategic priorities.

Prior to her current role, Carrie held fund management roles throughout New Profit’s portfolio, including with the Early Learning Fund and the Pathways Fund, a public-private partnership with the federal Social Innovation Fund. She joined New Profit in 2011 to work in development, where she launched co-funder collaboratives in partnership with the portfolio team.

Carrie began her career in the immigration and refugee resettlement fields. She is motivated in her work by a passion for human connection in all its forms–on teams, in organizations, across communities–first ignited through her work to capture the stories of immigrants to build their legal cases for asylum, domestic violence protection, and deportation relief.

She holds a B.A. in History from Boston College and a Master’s degree from The Fletcher School at Tufts University, where she studied nonprofit management, forced migration, and program evaluation.

Carrie lives in Newton, Massachusetts with her son.