Molly LavikMolly Lavik

As the executive director of the Sustainable Business Council of Los Angeles, Molly Lavik is responsible for securing financial support for the SBC’s educational programs and running the day-to-day operations of the organization under the leadership of the SBC board of directors. Molly’s mantra: “empowering entrepreneur’s access to success” began over a decade ago with the formation of her own company, Mentor InSight. As CEO of this corporation, Molly has assisted hundreds of socially-responsible entrepreneurs find their true potential and authentic purpose by transforming their new venture visions into reality. Molly’s previous credits also include providing marketing and strategic development services for Microsoft, DreamWorks SKG, The David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Westin Hotels & Resorts and serving as executive director for the Los Angeles New Media Roundtable. Additionally, Molly possesses an academic teaching background and she is currently an adjunct professor teaching Social Entrepreneurship at Pepperdine University's Graziadio School of Business and Management. Molly returned recently to Pepperdine where she previously was a practitioner faculty of Marketing at Pepperdine University’s Graziadio School of Business and Management. She is also previously a professor at the Vatel International Business School, Los Angeles and adjunct professor for Alliant International University’s Marshall Goldsmith School of Management.  She has a MS in Technology Management from the Graziadio School of Business and Management at Pepperdine University, and a BA degree in Mass Communications from Purdue University.