Who We Are

The ImpactAssets team brings several decades of experience in impact investing, innovative financial services, philanthropy and wealth management.

Dana Cotter

Chief of Staff, Head of Strategic Planning

Dana serves as ImpactAssets' Chief of Staff and Head of Strategic Planning, supporting the CEO and the President with product development and strategy implementation. Dana was previously the Director of Portfolio at Elemental Excelerator, a growth-stage startup accelerator, where she led program design, grantmaking, startup services, and field-building activities across energy, agriculture, water, mobility, and circular economy. Dana serves as a Strategic Advisor to Full Cycle Bioplastics, a circular economy startup focused on converting organic waste into a compostable and marine degradable bioplastic called PHA. Outside of the office, she enjoys bodysurfing, outdoor adventures, traveling, and is a certified yoga instructor. 
Dana graduated from the University of Hawai’i with a triple major in International Business, Marketing, and Finance. 
Favorite UN SDGs: 
#13: Climate Action
#6: Clean Water and Sanitation
#14: Life Below Water