Careers with Impact

“What’s your mission?” That’s a question every Heller student thinks about from day one—and that’s what drives them through their studies and into the working world.

Heller alumni are changing policy across all levels of government. Designing innovative solutions for pressing societal problems. Leading the way in corporate social responsibility.

Our talented graduates take their skills and experiences across the globe as they fight for social justice in every capacity. They work for international organizations like the United Nations, the World Bank and OxFam; Fortune 500 companies like Nike; agencies like USAID; consulting companies like Abt Associates; research institutes like RTI; and nonprofits like Jobs for the Future, Strong Women Strong Girls and the Boston Foundation.

Gail Carter, MA SID'18, with OxFam at the Massachusetts State House.
Gail Carter, MA SID'18, with OxFam at the Massachusetts State House.

Alumni Success Stories

Jennie, Wafaa and Shadi working together at a desk
The WorkAround team at their workspace in Massachusetts. Photo: Mike Lovett

Josh Cramer Montes

Josh Cramer Montes, MBA/MA SID'17, Communications and Engagement Director, Sustainable Business & Innovation at Nike

"My role helps advance Nike’s moonshot goal of doubling the size of the business with half the impact. The way we’re doing this is through three fundamental pillars: minimizing our environmental footprint, transforming manufacturing, and unleashing human potential."