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Wednesday, October 19 • 11:00am - 12:30pm
Scaling Worker-Owner Innovations

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The session will introduce the landscape of current innovations and discuss strategies in advancing opportunities for greater ownership and asset-building that benefit low-income, immigrant, and marginalized local workers and communities including worker coops, social enterprise, employee-stock options, incubators for manufacturing.

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Steven Lee

Managing Director, Income Security, Robin Hood Foundation
Steven Lee is the Managing Director, Income Security at Robin Hood, a non-profit foundation that targets poverty in New York City by applying sound investment principles to philanthropy.  In this role, Steven oversees $40 million in grants in the areas of micro-lending, legal counseling... Read More →

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Julia Jean-Francois

Co-Director, Center for Family Life
Julia Jean-François, LCSW, PhD, is Co-Director of Center for Family Life in Sunset Park, where she oversees family counseling and foster care, a community resource center, employment services and cooperative business development. Before joining CFL, she was Director of Operations... Read More →

Tanu Kumar

Senior Planner for Economic Development, Pratt Center
Tanu Kumar leads Pratt Center for Community Development’s economic development initiatives, working to create more equitable and resilient communities through research, planning, and policy. She is working on several initiatives focused on advancing equity in the innovation economy... Read More →
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Daniel Pike

Consultant, The Bridgespan Group
Daniel Pike is a Consultant in the New York Office, where he has focused on strategy and program development for global philanthropies and nonprofits. He co-authored “Giving Back to India” on SSIR.org, and was a contributor to “Do Good Well: Your Guide to Leadership, Action... Read More →
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Isaac Roldan

Director, Small Business Services, CAMBA
Isaac Roldan is the Director of CAMBA Small Business Services responsible for the day-to-day management and oversight of all SBS programs, including Mobilize Your Business, a program designed to teach small business owners and worker cooperatives how to leverage technology to increase... Read More →
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Sherry Wang

Vice President in Urban Investment Group, Goldman Sachs
Sherry Wang is a Vice President in the Urban Investment Group (UIG) within Goldman Sachs.  Established in 2001, UIG deploys the firm’s capital by making investments and loans that benefit underserved communities, serving as a catalyst in the revitalization of distressed... Read More →

Wednesday October 19, 2016 11:00am - 12:30pm EDT
Eisner & Lubin Kimmel Center for University Life, Washington Square South, New York, NY