Susan Davis

Susan Davis is an author, speaker, and thought leader in international development and civil society innovation.  Most recently, Susan was the founder and former president and CEO of BRAC USA, an organization which mobilizes resources for, provides strategic and programs services to, and educates the public about BRAC's pioneering work to alleviate poverty and create opportunity for the poor.  In 2010, she co-authored the book Social Entrepreneurship: What Everyone Needs to Know with David Bornstein.  Susan first became acquainted with microcredit from her years with the Ford Foundation in Bangladesh and with Women's World Banking.  She is a founding (and current) board member and past chair of the Grameen Foundation.  Susan serves on Ashoka's international board committee and previously led Ashoka's Global Academy for Social Entrepreneurship, co-founded its University Network for Social Entrepreneurship, and oversaw the organization's expansion to the Middle East, North Africa, and Central Asia.

Ashoka U Exchange

We are pleased to officially announce that the 2017 Exchange will be hosted by Miami Dade College in Miami, Florida, on March 2-4, 2017.

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