empowering changemakers to do good well.
leveraging the power of business to do good well.


Dr. Kristin Joys is...

enthusiastically interested in empowering young people through social entrepreneurship to create positive social change. She is a Lecturer of Social Entrepreneurship at the University of Florida and in 2005, brought Social Entrepeneurship to UF and created the Social Impact & Sustainability Initiative in the Entrepreneurship & Innovation Center.

Kristin is passionate about teaching students to use the skills, strategies, mindsets, and competencies of entrepreneurship to create innovative & sustainable solutions to social, environmental, and economic problems locally and around the world. To that end, she created and directs the Young Entrepreneurs for Leadership & Sustainability Summer Program for High School Students at UF.

In addition to her work at UF, Kristin works with do good well consulting, helping businesses & organizations connect their values & practices around issues related to sustainability, social impact, and CSR; she also specializes in helping changemakers find & create impact careers.

She believes community service can be transformative and loves working with NobleHour.
When not on campus, Kristin delights in living in a historic home built in 1912. She finds happiness in checking items off her never-ending to-do lists, practicing & teaching yoga, learning to climb trees & to standup paddle board, supporting local farmers, reading The Sun, and collecting quotable cards.

... In case you're curious, our name is inspired by these words from Minor Myers, Jr: "Go into the world and do well. But more importantly, go into the world and do good," first seen on this quotable card