Grace Garcia Cushman

Grace Cushman

Associate, Philanthropy

Grace Cushman is an Associate with the Global Philanthropists Circle at Synergos, serving as our lead in member engagement globally.

Prior to joining Synergos’ staff in 2019, Grace worked as a researcher and consultant in renewable energy and shifting health care systems. With previous experiences across a range of sustainability, energy resilience, and environmental research, nonprofit organizations, and philanthropy. She spent over ten years living in Latin America, working on projects related to civic innovation and sustainability.

Grace holds a master’s degree in International Affairs with a concentration in Energy Policy and Resource Management from Columbia University’s School of International and Public Administration (SIPA) and a bachelor’s degree from Barnard College.