Anne Soto officially joins the World Savvy team on November 14, 2022 as our Midwest Executive Director.
Most recently, Anne worked as the Senior Director of Grantmaking on the Community Impact
team at Greater Twin Cities United Way. In that role, she led a team centered on impacting
regional need toward equity and accelerating new solutions defined by community.
She has deep experience in education, including as a founding leader of Educate78, an
Oakland-based nonprofit, and NewSchools Venture Fund, a venture philanthropy model
supporting early-stage nonprofits. Anne has worked in teacher preparation and started her
career as a classroom educator.
As the mother of three kids, a resident of Minneapolis, and a native Midwesterner, Anne cares
deeply about creating an inclusive region where all our youth can thrive.