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Peggy Sue Deaven

Program Lead and Facilitator

In 2018 Peggy Sue launched CSI’s Social Entrepreneurship 101 course and continues to deliver this foundational 8-week fast-paced program to participants wanting to learn more about how to use business as a force for good. 

Facilitation is her joy language. She seeks to support the growth of her fellow entrepreneurs with educational supports, program design and coaching. You can also find her working with the CSI WOSEN team, Artscape Daniels Launchpad and Lean4Flourishing.

Born and raised in Los Angeles, Peggy Sue is a formally trained fine artist, apparel designer, and community building enthusiast. She received her training at the Rhode Island School of Design (RISD) and Brown University. Having launched two successful apparel companies and their respective supply chains, her work supports sustainable, bio-diverse, and carbon sequestration practices.

TFI New Labels 2016 Winner, CSI Climate Solutions 2017 Agent of Change, TO Design Exchange’s 2017 Designer of the Year and Design ForwardxEDIT 2017 Winner, Peggy Sue also designed and created CSI’s Climate Ventures space.