Mike Gilliam

Tailoring Tactics for Improved Outcomes.

As Portfolio Associate, Mike Gilliam helps REDF’s national portfolio of social enterprises strengthen their business and social support offerings through detailed analysis and tailored recommendations. Inspired by the individuals and social enterprises highlighted in REDF’s MADE video series, Mike was excited to join the REDF team to work closely with leading social enterprises and build the field.

Prior to joining REDF in the Los Angeles office, Mike worked at Credit Suisse in New York City as an Investment Banking Analyst where he advised industry-leading corporations on financing and strategic decision making. Leveraging his experience as an analyst, Mike is passionate about working with various stakeholders to improve processes and outcomes for individuals and communities, and he’s energized by the diverse experiences that REDF offers.

Mike received an A.B. in Public Policy Studies, with a specialization in Public Finance, from the University of Chicago. In his free time, Mike enjoys exploring his new home of Los Angeles, working out, watching sports and movies, and spending time with friends.