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Dollars and Change: June 27, 2019

Hosts Sandi Hunt, Nick Ashburn, Katherine Klein, and Sherryl Kuhlman are joined by Wade Malchow (Sr. Category Manager, Barley Program, Molson Coors) and Cynthia Muller (Director of Mission Investment, W.K. Kellogg Foundation) on the Thursday, June 27, 2019 edition of Dollars and Change.

Air Date: Thursday, June 27, 2019 on SiriusXM 132

Cynthia Muller

Air Time: 8:00 pm
Featuring: Cynthia Muller

Wade Malchow

Air Time: 3:30 pm
Featuring: Wade Malchow

Danyelle Solomon

Air Time: 3:30 pm

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Wade Malchow

Sr. Category Manager, Barley Program, Molson Coors

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Wade Malchow is Sr. Category Manager – Barley Program, within the Global Brewing Ingredients team of Molson Coors Procurement. Wade has been with Molson Coors for 20 years. Wade’s Sourcing team is responsible for the company’s US barley origination, which includes grower production programs and barley elevator operations in Colorado, Wyoming, Montana, and Idaho, as well as barley sourcing strategy in Canada for Molson. Wade earned his Bachelor of Science degree in Horticulture from Montana State University. He also earned a Master of Science degree in Agronomy from the same institution. When not traveling between barley growing regions, Wade enjoys fly fishing and camping with his family in Montana, which they are fortunate to call home.
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Cynthia Muller

Director of Mission Investment, W.K. Kellogg Foundation

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Cynthia Muller is the Director of Mission Investment at the W.K. Kellogg Foundation based out of Battle Creek, Michigan.

In this role, she is responsible for driving the strategy and performance of the foundation’s $100 million mission driven investments portfolio. She also oversees the foundation’s $30 million program-related investment portfolio and managing strategic impact investment activities that address systemic barriers that create vulnerable conditions for historically marginalized communities and children. Cynthia came to the foundation in September 2016 as the program and portfolio officer where she was responsible for developing and managing strategic market rate impact investment activities; sourcing and deploying market rate investments to increase social change impact; analyzing solutions and trends; and developing relationships in the field.

Prior to joining the foundation, Muller developed and managed Arabella Advisors impact investing practice where she helped foundations and individuals understand the field of impact investing; develop strategies and structure investments to accomplish their social and environmental goals. During her tenure she oversaw deal sourcing and structuring of investments in health, education, microfinance, housing, and green technology—both domestically and internationally. Muller also led several evaluations of impact investment portfolios, and she regularly presented and blogged about trends and practices within the field.
Muller previously led strategic initiatives at Capital Impact Partners, where she developed and managed impact investments and worked on nationally focused investment funds and initiatives targeting health, food, education, energy efficiency, and economic development. Cynthia serves on the boards of Groundswell and Enterprise Community Loan Fund.
Muller holds a Master of Business Administration from the Foster School of Business at the University of Washington and a bachelor’s degree in psychology from Stanford University.
The W.K. Kellogg Foundation (WKKF), founded in 1930 as an independent, private foundation by breakfast cereal pioneer, Will Keith Kellogg, is among the largest philanthropic foundations in the United States. Guided by the belief that all children should have an equal opportunity to thrive, WKKF works with communities to create conditions for vulnerable children so they can realize their full potential in school, work and life.

The Kellogg Foundation is based in Battle Creek, Michigan, and works throughout the United States and internationally, as well as with sovereign tribes. Special emphasis is paid to priority places where there are high concentrations of poverty and where children face significant barriers to success. WKKF priority places in the U.S. are in Michigan, Mississippi, New Mexico and New Orleans; and internationally, are in Mexico and Haiti. For more information, visit www.wkkf.org.
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