Social Solutions Global Gets New CEO

Erin Mulligan Nelson is the new chief executive officer at Social Solutions Global, a provider of outcomes and data management software for human service organizations. 

She joined Social Solutions from Calytera, a govtech platform provider, where she served as CEO since 2017. Before joining Calytera, Mulligan Nelson was a three-time CMO, leading all facets of marketing and advancing corporate social responsibility (CSR) and corporate funding programs at SunPower, Bazaarvoice, and Dell. During her 11-year tenure with Dell, she led the company’s CSR practice and was involved in corporate philanthropy efforts. 

“Empowering the impact of nonprofits, foundations and public sector agencies has never been more important than it is today, she said via a statement. 

Mulligan Nelson takes over from Kristin Nimsger, who will become a senior advisor to Vista Equity Partners. Nimsger will remain closely aligned with Social Solutions, a Vista portfolio company. She had been Kristin chief executive  of Social Solutions since 2016. 

In 2018, Nimsger led Social Solutions into a strategic alliance with Ballmer Group —  the philanthropic organization co-founded by Connie and Steve Ballmer — where the two organizations committed to a $59 million partnership to ensure that at-risk schoolchildren receive the social services they need. She previously was with MicroEdge.