Ms. MacDougall is President of Encore.org, a national organization building a movement for individuals developing second careers, or "encore careers," in public or non-profit service. In 2013, she was a Fellow in the Harvard Advanced Leadership Initiative, a year-long program for accomplished leaders charting a new course and deepening their commitment to public service. Prior to Encore.org, she was Chief Operating Officer of Acumen, an investment fund focused on goods and services for low-income customers. Acumen, a pioneer in this space, uses market forces and business methodologies to accomplish its goal of sustainable poverty alleviation. She had a long career managing legal matters at PriceWaterhouseCoopers including as General Counsel in the U.S. and Deputy General Counsel based in Paris. Ms. MacDougall earned her BA at Tufts University and her JD at Brooklyn Law School.