Executive Director at the Berkeley Haas Center for Social Sector Leadership
Ben is the current Executive Director at the BerkeleyHaas Center for Social Sector Leadership. In the past, he worked as a high school teacher, a college admissions officer, and an archaeologist. He also led the public/private consulting practice and directed organizational strategy for Ernst & Young’s Chicago office. Additionally, Ben co-founded and ran EARN – a groundbreaking social enterprise that remains the nation’s leading microsavings provider for low-income Americans. Ben also teaches strategy and leadership for social impact as well as the Social Lean Launchpad. In addition to teaching, Ben is the BerkeleyHaas lead for a global partnership with the online learning initiative Philanthropy University, which focuses on creating a strong and positive impact.