Senior Vice President, ACTIO | NY
Kiva is SVP of Fenton’s corporate division, Actio. She leads companies and brands in co-creating breakthrough platforms and programs designed to simultaneously drive the business, while positively impacting society and the environment.
Kiva is an accomplished strategist with nearly 15 years of experience in corporate responsibility (CR) strategy, sustainability communications, purpose-inspired brand building, employee engagement, cause marketing and influencer engagement across a variety of industries and issues. Previously she served as Vice President at Cone Communications, leading the agencies CR and sustainability work for a variety of Fortune 100 companies. There, Kiva developed and activated innovative and differentiating platforms and programs for UPS, Visa, The Walt Disney Company, Angies BOOMCHICKAPOP, Boppy and Ironwood Pharmaceuticals.
Before Cone Communications, Kiva served as Vice President and Global Practice Director of Corporate Citizenship at MSLGROUP. She was instrumental in developing and implementing Corporate Citizenship as a new global practice and a successful business avenue for the agency. Additionally, she developed and activated a wide range of platforms for both companies and nonprofits, including: PayPal, Powering Giving; Kellogg’s global purpose-inspired hunger platform, Breakfast for Better Days; Deloitte’s CR communications and thought leadership; The Boys & Girls Clubs of America’s Great Futures campaign; MDA Live Unlimited; national and local fundraising and affiliate engagement for the March of Dimes.
Kiva holds a global MBA in International Marketing from Suffolk University, serves on the board of the nature-based Harpswell Community Nursery School and is a mother to two wild little children, Bearson and Abinaya.