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Jeremy Ney
Author of American Inequality. Former researcher at MIT, Harvard, and Federal Reserve. Currently building data visualizations to highlight US regional divides
Kanisha Parthasarathy
Building in healthcare @HealthcareFoundry
Kelsey Soderberg
MPA Student at Harvard Kennedy School. Partners In Health alum. Striving for a more equitable America.
Michael Nelson
Michael advises social impact organizations to promote socioeconomic mobility and opportunity. He is currently pursuing a dual-MBA/MPA from Wharton and Harvard.
Esteban Moro
Researcher, scientist, curious. Associate professor @uc3m & visiting professor @medialab & Connection Science (MIT)
Ryan Zepeda
MBA Candidate at Stanford GSB, formerly Bain & Co. and Google X. Texan exploring how entrepreneurial and public sector collaborations increase American competitiveness and reduce inequality
Girish Pendse
MPA student at the Harvard Kennedy School. Passionate about unlocking potential in communities that have been left behind.