Carrie Savage is the Chief Operating Officer at the Campion Advocacy Fund and Campion Foundation. Prior to that, she was the Senior Portfolio Officer for the Pacific Northwest team at the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation. In that role, she oversaw the team’s operations and business functions and also acted as the lead program officer for the foundation’s charter school facility investments in Washington State. Before joining the Pacific Northwest team, Carrie was a Financial Manager supporting the foundation’s Postsecondary Success and U.S. Program Advocacy teams. Prior to joining the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation in 2008, Carrie was a Project Manager at Nordstrom and developed strategic initiatives in support of Nordstrom’s private label team and also spent three years as an Equity Research Associate at JP Morgan covering telecommunications equipment companies. Carrie is a graduate of Brown University with a BA in International Relations and Psychology and earned her MBA at the UCLA Anderson School of Management.