Travis Hellstrom

Travis Hellstrom


Core CNL Consultant


Managing Partner, Advance Humanity


MA, SIT Graduate Institute; BS, Campbell University


RBA Training, January 2014


Travis is an optimist, professor, entrepreneur, and founder of Advance Humanity, a humanitarian consulting agency that helps social entrepreneurs and nonprofit leaders dream big and expand their influence. Advance Humanity is one of the first dozen Certified B Corporations in Vermont, alongside Ben & Jerry’s, Seventh Generation, and King Arthur Flour. Travis was a Peace Corps Volunteer in Mongolia (2008-11), authored the Peace Corps Volunteer’s Handbook, and was a Peace Corps Fellow at SIT Graduate Institute, where he received his MA in Leadership & Management. His focus was on social business and nonprofit management, and he wrote his thesis on “Leading Happiness: Shared Leadership and Happiness at Work in Certified Benefit Corporations.” He has also led the certification of six Certified Benefit Corporations, including the first in Asia.


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