Director, Corporate Relations

Mignon Senuta joined the Chicago Council on Global Affairs in 2014 and is currently the director of corporate relations. Leading the Council's corporate development strategy, Senuta is focused on delivering value to private sector partners and increasing corporate investment in the Council's' programming and research. Prior to joining the Council, Senuta spent a decade working with nonprofits and political campaigns to enhance communications, fundraising, and organizational development. Senuta served in the Peace Corps in Botswana, where she launched multiple youth development programs and coordinated efforts between USAID, the World Bank, and local government agencies to implement district-wide HIV and gender-based violence mobilization campaigns. Senuta's studies took her to Barcelona and Mexico before graduating with a BA in political science and international studies from Loyola University Chicago. She is a member of the Chicago Area Peace Corps Association, the Chicago Community Trust's Young Leaders Fund, Chicago Women in Philanthropy, and the Corporate Responsibility Group of Chicago.