Tom Springer works with HEI to develop new contacts and clients among private foundations and social impact investors. His content expertise centers on report writing, organizational storytelling and translating research and evaluation findings into prose that non-evaluators can understand. He has worked in executive communications and program impact for the W.K. Kellogg Foundation and in environmental research for the University of Notre Dame. He holds an MA in environmental journalism from Michigan State University and a BA in communications from Western Michigan University.