Ms. MacBride advises some of the world’s top change agents on communication. She co-founded two journalism businesses: www.200kfreelancer.com, with advice for people who want to make a living and support their families independently, and www.RIAbiz.com, a b-to-b web site for financial advisors. Ms. MacBride has a journalism degree from the University of Maryland, where she was the editor in chief of the Diamondback, and an MFA in nonfiction from George Mason University. She is the mother of two daughters.
She works or has worked with award-winning filmmaker Abigail Disney; the Office of the Quartet in Jerusalem (the UN entity charged with working on the Israeli-Palestinian peace process); Stanford Institute for Innovation in Developing Economies and the Stanford Graduate School of Business; Andy Rachleff, co-founder of Benchmark Capital and Wealthfront; and Charley Ellis, dean of American investment advisors.