David Greco

Lecturer in Advanced Social Entrepreneurship; Cases in Mission Based Ventures
david.greco [at] aju.edu
Photograph of David Greco

    M.A., Political Science, Villanova University
    B.S., History and Politics, Drexel University


    David Greco is a nationally recognized speaker, author and consultant on creating a more financially sustainable and effective social sector.

    He brings more than 25 years of experience  in driving the growth and impact of social sector organizations.  In 2013, David founded Social Sector Partners to provide training and development to funders and nonprofit organizations on understanding what it really costs to achieve great outcomes, improving organization’s financial sustainability, and strategically repositioning organizations for greater impact.

    David has spoken at national conferences such as BoardSource, Grantmakers for Effective Organizations, Independent Sector, Social Enterprise Alliance, Association of Corporate Contribution Professionals, and Exponent Philanthropy as well as numerous local and regional conferences.

    He has provided training for staff and grantees for dozens of foundations including the David & Lucile Packard Foundation, Flora & William Hewlett Foundation, the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, Weingart Foundation, Ford Family Foundation, Greater New Orleans Foundation, and Virginia G. Piper Charitable Trust.

    David serves on the board of Social Venture Partners Los Angeles and on the Southern California Advisory Board for Opportunity Fund.  He is the author of "Nonprofit Financial Management" featured in Nonprofit Management 101: A Complete and Practical Guide for Leaders and Professionals edited by Darian Heyman.  David served for ten years in the Air Force and Air Force Reserves and earned his M.A. in Political Science from Villanova University and B.S. in History & Politics from Drexel University.


    David Greco is the author of “Nonprofit Financial Management” featured in “Nonprofit Management 101: A Complete and Practical Guide for Leaders and Professional” edited by Darian Heyman.
    Publisher: Wiley, ISBN: 978-0-470-28596-1
    Chapter 13, Nonprofit Financial Management (David Greco, Nonprofit Finance Fund)