who we help:

Social Impact and Community Development

Social Impact

Social impact is the effect an organization's actions have on the well-being of the community and is grounded in the effect it has on a pressing social challenges. Many Vivayic team members came from this field, so we understand the challenges and context and bring solutions that build capacity while having impact.

Your Challenge

Affect Positive Change

How we Drive Results

  • Educational Outreach Programming
  • Learning Evaluation Design and Implementation

Your Challenge

Measure Results

How we Drive Results

  • Qualitative and Mixed-methods Analysis
  • Performance Support Tools and Applications

Stories & Studies

Positive Impact


Sustaining Impact for Healthier Rural Communities

More communities report being better prepared to sustain impact after the grant funding has been expended.

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Team Specialists

Tiffany Sanderson

As the world questions whether artificial intelligence will take over, Tiffany Sanderson proves to be living, breathing proof that human potential is still our best agent for change. Tiffany is a thinker, an architect of solutions. She anticipates needs and consistently delivers outcomes people didn’t know they needed. Tiffany does this by listening more and talking less.

Her extensive experience and leadership in Career and Technical Education (CTE) drives her passion. She led South Dakota’s Career and Technical Education efforts as the state CTE director. This work spanned technical training and career programming in middle schools, high schools, and...

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Seth Derner

Seth has spent his career fascinated with the question of how to improve learning in ways that drive real results.

As a high school agriscience teacher, Seth was one of the first in country to use live, interactive classroom technology to teach students in schools without access to agriscience classes.

As an education specialist for the National FFA Organization, Seth led the design and development of the organization’s first online program for students, the first performance support tool for teachers, and one of the largest curriculum efforts in the organization’s history.

Since founding Vivayic in 2006, Seth has...

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