Chrissy Houlahan

Congress
Pennsylvania, 6th District

A manufacturing engineer with degrees from Stanford University and MIT, Chrissy began her career as an officer in the Air Force. After serving her country, Chrissy joined AND 1 Basketball in Paoli, PA as Chief Operating Officer. Chrissy helped build the startup apparel and footwear brand to over $250 million in sales. Following the sale of the company, Chrissy entered the nonprofit sector, joining B Lab in Berwyn, PA, as COO. B Lab, now in its 10th year, has built a world-wide community of for-profit companies that meet the highest standards of social and environmental performance. 

After B Lab, Chrissy joined Teach for America, attended Penn’s Graduate School of Education, and taught high school chemistry at Simon Gratz. Most recently, Chrissy served as President and COO/CFO for Springboard Collaborative, a Philadelphia-based nonprofit focused on improving early childhood literacy in inner city schools country-wide.