Mr. LGBT Social Impact
First-generation, low-income Ivy League graduate 3 years into consulting. Primary focus is on social sector and international development. Have worked across 8 countries to design and implement development projects in energy, agriculture, and governance in support of enabling marginalized communities, women, and youth.
Undergrad School: Yale University
Undergrad Major: Gender Studies
Age: 25, Ethnicity: Black or African American
Extracurriculars: Mentoring for at-risk middle schoolers and first-generation college students, Piano lessons for kids with disabilities
Company: Top Firm
Length of Employment: 3 yrs
Big Life Wins:
Leader of 40+ person social impact program supporting global non-profits in youth development and education. Designed summer camp for 100+ orphans in Japan. Led team of 6 to enable global anti-human trafficking NGO to innovate on service delivery to survivors.
Post MBA Goal:
Pivot to building social enterprise for at-risk LGBT youth of color in the U.S. with aspirations to scale to African continent. Planning to apply to joint MBA/MPP programs. Passionate about empowering marginalized communities, especially youth, across the world through social innovation and policy advocacy.