Southwest Initiative Foundation The Southwest Initiative Foundation is an independent community foundation. They bring together resources, expertise and inspiration to make our rural region and communities stronger. We're so proud to have their team here at WORKUP!

Christa Otteson
Vela Strategy

Website Job Title: Partner & Principal How I describe my job at Vela Strategy: My specialty is applied research (surveys, interviews, focus groups, etc.) -- and my inner nerd really shines when I get to use my research background to focus on creating more inclusive communities and organizations, where everyone has a chance to bring their gifts forward. At Vela, our aim ...