Graduate (Hons) in Business, Queen’s University School of Business, Canada. Builder of international private sector partnerships to achieve impact and scale through social innovation. 2002, Founder, Digital Opportunity Trust, which has equipped hundreds of thousands of young people in Africa and the Middle East with the skills they need to create new businesses and find good jobs. Has championed community ownership of economic and social development solutions that are designed and led by local women and youth. Advocate that effective use of technology is key to unlocking the talents of young women and men in the rapidly developing regions of the world. Contributions to social entrepreneurship have been recognized by many organizations, including Ashoka, the Schwab Foundation, and as a Trailblazer and Trendsetter by Women’s Executive Network of Canada.