Taryn is the global corporate citizenship program’s staff lead at the U.S. Chamber of Commerce’s Business Civic Leadership Center. The GCC program is a network of more than 50 companies interested in advancing the connection between international development and corporate social responsibility. Taryn has led or helped create business initiatives in post-earthquake Haiti, Brazil and elsewhere, and was named a U.S. delegate to the inaugural One Young World Conference in 2010.
McDonald’s and I both benefit from the Extra Value Meal, writes Taryn Bird in this guest editorial. In a way, my transition from Happy Meal mirrors the latest trends in corporate social responsibility.