Lisa Jackson, Ph.D.

Co-Founder and Managing Director at College for Social Innovation

Lisa Jackson is the Co-Founder and Managing Director at College for Social Innovation. The College for Social Innovation seeks to develop a diverse pool of leaders who effectively address the challenges facing humanity, at the local, national, and global level. Prior to this endeavor Lisa was the Managing Partner for Portfolio Investments at New Profit Inc., a venture philanthropy firm that invests nationally in nonprofits seeking to scale their impact. Lisa serves on the national boards of Year Up, the National College Advising Corps, Single Stop USA, and the Reset Foundation. Lisa is also a School Committee member for the Public Schools of Brookline. Lisa has a Ph.D. and M.A. in Education from Stanford University, and a B.S. in Psychology from Howard University.

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