Jake Croman

Jake Croman

Jake Croman is an entrepreneur who lives and works in New York City. He is Vice President at Centennial Properties NY, where he oversees leasing and acquisitions, and is also the Co-Founder of the Eddie Croman Foundation, which is a subsidiary of a larger nonprofit organization known as Frankie’s Friends….

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Ayush Agarwal

Ayush Agarwal

Ayush Agarwal is a social entrepreneur and high-school student based in Silicon Valley, California. At the age of 16, Ayush co-founded ClosingTheDivide, a 501(c)3 non-profit organization dedicated to battling the digital divide, the technological gap between low-income and high-income families through the donation of devices to low-income families, underprivileged students,…

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Blake Kohler

Blake Kohler

Blake is passionate about, well, everything! As the CEO of Pulse For Good, he uses that passion to help nonprofits worldwide gather feedback from vulnerable individuals more effectively. With his background in technology, Blake is helping to bring business-class survey tooling to organizations ran on shoe-string budgets. As someone who…

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Camden Francis

Camden Francis

Camden is a senior at an independent preparatory school in Massachusetts. Camden enjoys spending quality time with his family and friends. He likes going on long walks with his dog named Brooklyn. Camden enjoys spending frequent summer weekends on Cape Cod with his family. He also enjoys playing sports. Camden…

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Rhea Ong Yiu

Rhea Ong Yiu

Rhea is a partner and catalyst at LIVEsciences AG, a Swiss-based consultancy that is actively helping companies to become more human-centric. In 2020, she also co-founded a not-for-profit called Teal Around the World, that brings communities like-minded teal and future of work enthusiasts together from all over the world to…

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Gracie Cedres

Gracie Cedres

Gracie Cedres is a Harlemite who wears many hats including mother, fiancé, daughter, sister, educator, director, entrepreneur, and CEO. She attended Lehman College, obtaining her Bachelor’s Degree in Sociology with a minor in Childhood Education. She later earned her Master’s in Educational Leadership from Pennsylvania State. For the past 15…

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Poonam Rahman

Poonam Rahman

Poonam Rahman is the Founder and Chief Executive Officer of two international 501(c)(3) nonprofit organizations designed to provide free resources to historically marginalized communities. The first international nonprofit she founded, Virtue Mental, aims to provide free mental health resources to historically marginalized communities, while her second nonprofit, Shattering Bias In…

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Robert Mendonsa

Robert Mendonsa

Dr. Robert Mendonsa, a board-certified orthopedic surgeon from Flower Mound, TX, left his private practice and moved to Kenya in 2008. He and his wife Julie founded Naomi’s Village Children’s Home in Jan 2011. The home now provides total care to 89 parentless children. They also opened Cornerstone Preparatory Academy…

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Elizabeth Redford

Elizabeth Redford

Elizabeth has worked in the field of Special Education for the last 12 years – spending half of that time in a traditional school setting and the other half within Transition. She previously taught in Chesterfield and Powhatan. Elizabeth received a B.S. in Psychology from James Madison University and a…

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Denise Resnik

Denise Resnik

Denise is the founder and president/CEO of First Place® AZ (established in 2012), co-founder of the Southwest Autism Research & Resource Center (SARRC, established in 1997), and founder and CEO of DRA Collective, a marketing/communications firm (established in 1986) that serves clients in a variety of fields, including real estate,…

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