Manager of Portfolio Advancement
Addy Bateman (she/her) is Manager of Portfolio Advancement at Common Future. She supports the Impact Team by leveraging strategic grantmaking and fiscal sponsorships to find organizations best aligned for incubation and acceleration. Prior to Common Future, Addy brings experience as Program Manager from Uncharted, a social impact accelerator. She worked on the Chipotle Aluminaries projects to support ventures working on making the food system more equitable, sustainable and efficient. Addy also co-led the economic inequality co-lab, which supported over 40 early-stage ventures tackling economic inequality in a six-week program focused to provide community and resources to help them succeed. Addy’s initial career started in the biomedical device industry as an engineer, and holds a degree in Mechanical Engineering from Colorado School of Mines. She’s passionate about finding ways to create lasting impact alongside communities, and believes entrepreneurship is the path to a more equitable and just world. In the office, you can find Addy fawning over how cool her coworkers are and encouraging as many snack breaks as possible. Outside the office she enjoys being a subpar baker, an amateur climber, and bribing strangers to let her pet their dogs.