Alan Harlam

Alan Harlam is the Director of Innovation and Social Entrepreneurship at the Swearer Center for Public Service at Brown University.  He launched the Social Innovation Initiative (SII) that involves and educates students about social entrepreneurship through courses, internships, lectures and participating in student led projects; develops leadership by supporting students through the design & launch of innovative social ventures; and supports the sustainability, impact and growth of these ventures through mentoring, services and networks.  Before coming to Brown, Alan consulted to Amos House to launch More Than a Meal, a catering social enterprise.  His work as a social entrepreneur is informed by his 20 years as a consultant, turnaround manager, and community volunteer.  He currently serves on the boards of City Year Rhode Island, Social Enterprise Greenhouse, and Generation Citizen, as well as an advisor to Gardens for Health International, Real Food Challenge, Mali Health Organizing Project, Public Trust Project, and Runa.

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.

About the Exchange