WBC Friday Highlight: The WBCs’ featured WBC Associate this week is GRACE O’SULLIVAN, who serves as Associate Vice President of Corporate Engagement and Strategic Partnerships. She brings over a decade of expertise in higher education and creating impactful public-private partnerships. Grace’s efforts lead to efficient and win-win-win collaborations between corporations and the nation’s most innovative school, Arizona State University.
Grace designs and launches comprehensive engagements with Fortune 500 that span talent development, custom curriculum programs, R&D, real estate and global initiatives. Prior to this role, Grace advanced a portfolio of strategic health partnerships, including Mayo Clinic, Dignity Health, Phoenix Children’s Hospital, Valleywise Health and HonorHealth.
As a native Phoenician, Grace has an entrenched passion for her community and has worked for numerous non-profits in education, civil rights, and animal welfare. She currently serves on the board of Terros Health and advisory board member for the Museum of Walking. Grace earned her B.S. in Justice Studies and M.B.A. from Arizona State University and is a Certified Research Administrator. She lives in Phoenix and enjoys painting, traveling and practicing yoga with her husband, Ryan.