As founder of Changemaker Strategies (formerly Imagine Philanthropy), Tuti B. Scott works as a consultant and coach to high-achieving leaders and teams working on the front lines of social change. A founding partner in The New Search Collaborative, a high touch comprehensive search firm, Tuti offers matches of the highest caliber. Tuti is currently serving as the interim CEO of Tides.
A life-long athlete, Tuti engaged thousands at the Women’s Sports Foundation where she raised $70 million over 15 years to support women’s leadership and equal access to sports for women and girls. After growing up working class in rural New Hampshire and “jumping class,” Tuti’s work is about helping women leaders get in the game of money, influence, and power. She uses an embodied leadership approach and excels at coaching visionaries on how to play team. Her clients have included ReflectUs, Women Moving Millions, Root Capital, Athlete Ally, Third Wave Fund, Equal Rights Advocates, Civil Liberties and Public Policy, among others. Tuti has coached founders like Geena Davis, Noreen Farrell, Serene Jones, and Jane Sloane. After a 30-year career in women’s leadership, Title IX protections, and strategic philanthropy consulting, Tuti is focused now on engaging people in gender lens philanthropy and investing. She has written a workbook on funding with a gender lens with Slingshot and is finishing a gender lens investing guide for the Women’s Funding Network and Tides. Tuti serves on the Board of Tides and is a founding board member of the Women Win Foundation. She has been a featured speaker/producer for the Women’s Funding Network, the Jewish Women’s Funding Network, and member funds of these networks.