Katrina Steffek

Katrina Steffek

Chief Operating Officer 415.561.6162
Katrina serves as Chief Operating Officer at RSF Social Finance where she provides vision and guidance to the Client Engagement, Social Enterprise Lending Business Development, Philanthropic Services, and Marketing teams. She partners with other senior leaders to guide the effective use of organizational resources and the achievement of strategic priorities. She ensures that there is a vibrant connection between RSF’s products/services, its organizational culture, and its purpose to transform the way the world works with money from transactions to relationships. In recent years she has been instrumental in developing RSF’s unique Integrated Capital approach to funding and supporting catalytic social enterprises. Her previous areas of expertise include meeting and retreat facilitation, leadership development, human resource management, event planning, agricultural land trust administration, and non-profit corporate governance. Before joining RSF in 2004, Katrina held positions with the UC San Diego Ethnic Studies Department, City of San Diego Planning Department, UC San Diego Food Cooperative, and San Diego Environmental Health Coalition. She also served on the board of GirlVentures for five years and is passionate about the empowerment of women and girls, and women’s leadership in the fields of finance and social enterprise. She graduated with honors from UC San Diego with a BA in Urban Studies & Planning and received a Master of Nonprofit Administration degree from the University of San Francisco.