Thought Partners for
Social Innovators

The ORS Impact team has earned a global reputation for leadership, insight and innovation. We work collaboratively with our clients, bringing our distinctive expertise in planning, measurement and evaluation to their most vexing challenges.

Cristina Airado , MBA

Research Assistant


Cristina is passionate about helping organizations advance their social and environmental impact through cogent application of data. Her work involves supporting projects by capturing information, conducting analyses, and delivering final reports to mission-driven clients. With keen attention to detail, she enjoys crafting data into useful narratives that help organizations reflect and build upon their work in powerful ways. 

Previously, Cristina advanced local food systems and waste reduction efforts across Western Washington through nonprofit community outreach, marketing, program management, and development. She completed a bachelor of arts in environmental studies and sociology from Emory & Henry College in Virginia and recently attained a Master's in Sustainable Solutions with a focus on multisector partnerships from Presidio Graduate School.

Cristina enjoys gardening, cooking, and exploring unceded Duwamish land when graced with sunny days.