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Stephanie Potter

Ashoka's Youth Venture
Director of University and Corporate Partnerships
As Director of University and Corporate Partnerships at Ashoka’s Youth Venture, Stephanie manages the organization’s outreach and impact in the higher education realm and supports global corporate partnerships and engagement. She previously worked in venture philanthropy in the Bay Area at Silicon Valley Social Venture Fund where she helped manage the transition from a donor-advised fund into an independent 501c3 organization, focused on donor relations; and facilitated consulting services to early stage education-focused nonprofit organizations. Stephanie received degrees in Political Science (BA) and International Comparative Education (MA) from Stanford University, where she pursued an independently designed research project that focused on indigenous academic underachievement in Australian schools and the policy reform efforts to date in attempting to rectify the issue. She has advocated for indigenous educational equity and explored the necessary ingredients for effective implementation and sustainability of educational programs at the local level through published writing, presentations at professional conferences, and direct work with stakeholders.

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