Kaci Patterson

Owner & Principal  
Social Good Solutions  
Los Angeles, CA


Kaci Patterson is owner and principal of Social Good Solutions, a boutique consulting  practice working with foundations and donors to advance community-driven  social change. She has pioneered social justice, organizational capacity building, and systems change efforts like the Families Improving Education and Black Equity Initiatives in greater Los Angeles. Kaci previously served as vice president for programs and administration for Families in Schools and assistant director for administration at the Center for Civic Education, where she served  networks of over 1,000 civil society leaders, public officials,  educators and nonprofit leaders. Kaci is a founding member of  Communities for Los Angeles Student Success and co-founded the BLACC  (Building Leaders and Cultivating Change) Fund, a giving circle at  Liberty Hill Foundation supporting grassroots social activism. Kaci has received honors from the California Community Foundation as an Unsung Hero of Los Angeles and was named Wally Marks Changemaker of the Year by the Liberty Hill Foundation. She earned a Bachelor of Arts in Communication from Pepperdine University and Master of Business Administration from the University of LaVerne. Kaci is a Fellow of the inaugural class of the Civil Society Fellowship, A Partnership of ADL and The Aspen Institute, and a member of the Aspen Global Leadership Network.