Barbara Toorens

Teaching Fellow

Barbara is founder and principal consultant of Humanista Projects, a social impact consulting boutique focused on a strategic communications, collaborations and partnerships, working with social entrepreneurs looking to scale their business, grow their impact, engage with stakeholders and reach new audiences. She her areas of specialization include circular economy, e-waste, and sustainable international development. As a CSIS alum, she is currently working on a program that will improve the way US companies can support their employees get back to work after a mid to long-term medical intervention.

As a teaching fellow, I commit to be an available resource and sounding board for students the 2020 CSIS cohort. I look forward to participating in jamouts and group discussions to foster engagement and reviewing assignments from a lens of practical implementation to offer open-ended questions for consideration.