Jenn Viane Riese

Jenn is a passionate investor and entrepreneur, loving mom and wife, and mediocre cook with a lead foot. Founder of Modern Humanity Consulting, Jenn works with causes and companies to create strategic partnerships, increase funding for philanthropic programs, and align business priorities to support a triple bottom line. She can be found advocating on behalf of social entrepreneurs as a mentor and speaker, helping entrepreneurs launch and build their businesses as a top consultant with Rodan + Fields, and investing in companies that are providing agile and innovative solutions to pressing social issues.

Jenn has been featured on The Biz Chix Podcast, Women 2.0’s “This is What an Angel Investor Looks Like,” and Global Tech Women’s VOICES Conference as a champion for diversifying philanthropic giving through equity investment in social businesses. She enjoys every moment shared with her children, husband, and loyal shepherd on their organic egg farm in the Santa Cruz Mountains. Jenn holds a BA in English from Santa Clara University.