Director of Social Impact, Hinge

Josh Penny

Josh Penny is an impact strategist working at the intersection of brand purpose and social change. Josh joined Hinge, the dating app designed to be deleted, in 2022 as the company’s first Director of Social Impact to lead efforts that address the loneliness epidemic.

Previously, he led corporate citizenship at Mailchimp and managed college access programs at the Posse Foundation and Georgia State University. He’s been recognized as a “Rising Star in Corporate Citizenship” by the Atlanta Business Chronicle and is an alum of LEAD Atlanta.

In his spare time, Josh serves as chair of the board of directors for VOX ATL and on the Community Foundation for Greater Atlanta’s grantmaking committee. Josh earned a bachelor’s degree in history from Yale University and resides in Atlanta, GA with his husband Stephen.