Erin Mulligan Nelson
Chief Executive Officer
Erin is a recognized business leader who excels in leading profitable growth for companies – especially in fast-growth and purpose-driven environments. She was recruited to lead CSDC on an accelerated growth trajectory in 2017.
Before joining, Erin was executive vice president and Chief Marketing Officer for SunPower, one of the world’s leading renewable energy solutions companies.
Previously she was CMO for Bazaarvoice, the leading platform for social engagement for some of the world’s best brands. And before that she served in several leadership roles, ultimately as CMO, for Dell Inc. where she was responsible for brand, communications, marketing and corporate social responsibility strategies for the global company.
She began her career at Procter & Gamble, consulted leading brands at A.T. Kearney and drove corporate strategy for PepsiCo.
Erin holds a degree in International Business and Marketing from the University of Texas at Austin.