Andy Riemer is a social impact consultant and expert in driving transformational systemic change for organizations across various industries, verticals, sizes, geographies, and organizational structures. With a background in human development and psychology, inclusion and equity consulting, nonprofit scaling, entertainment, mental health, education, and impact measurement, Riemer brings a unique perspective to his role at SidePorch, where he partners with mission-aligned innovators to drive demonstrable, positive economic, social, and environmental impact into core operations. Riemer's services at SidePorch include Ethos/Values Definition + Alignment, Strategy Development, Operations & Advisory Services, Impact Management Systems, and Strategic Partnerships.
Before joining SidePorch, Riemer held various roles in social impact, education, and research. He served as the Executive, Social Impact at Creative Artists Agency, Founder, Advisor at SHLD (Self-Healing and Loving Dialogue), EdTech Advisor, Consultant, and Event Specialist at The Algonquin Group, Product Metadata Analyst at Netflix, and Lead Coach at Super Soccer Stars. He also worked as a Research Analyst - Digital Dilemmas, Equity and Inclusion Fellow, and Mentor Coordinator at Harvard University Graduate School of Education. Additionally, he was a Board Chair at TEEN LINE, Equity and Inclusion Advisory Board Member at Seed&Spark, and Advisory Board Member at Young Entertainment Activists.
Riemer's educational background includes a Master of Education in Human Development and Psychology from the Harvard University Graduate School of Education, where he also studied for a Master's degree. He earned his Bachelor of Arts in Psychology from Georgetown University.