Konda Mason is a social entrepreneur, earth and social justice activist and spiritual teacher. She is the co-founder and founding CEO of Impact Hub Oakland, a beautiful inspiring co-working space that supports and connects socially engaged change makers and social entrepreneurs. She is the Project Director of the Runway Project Oakland, a microlending fund for African American entrepreneurs intended to close the “Friends & Family” gap funding that is often unavailable to them. Additionally, Konda is the co-founder of the annual COCAP (Community Capital) conference in Oakland, with a focus on “Building the We Economy”. Konda is also a co-founder of Jubilee, a new business of wisdom keepers and wealth holders, focused on joyfully preparing the next generation of investors to meet this moment and align their capital with their deepest values.
Konda began her career in the entertainment industry as a Grammy winning artist manager in London, an Academy Award nominated film producer in Hollywood and an Off Off Broadway theater producer in New York. Turning her attention to sustainable personal and global living solutions, Konda partnered with actor Woody Harrelson and his wife Laura Louie and founded Yoganics, an organic food business in Los Angeles, where she successfully brought to market the first organic produce section in a major grocery store in the LA area.