Jess Feingold helps great social entrepreneurs grow their impact. With Kiva, she has been a driving force in scaling Kiva US to new cities including New York City, Milwaukee, Baltimore, and Columbus and launching corporate engagement programs that give employees a chance to lend directly to global entrepreneurs.
Previously, Jess was a Partner and the Director of Partnerships at Ashoka Changemakers, where she helped corporations partner with social entrepreneurs to find new ways to innovate. She tried her hand at being a social entrepreneur herself, too, as Co-Founder of LiV and a founding team member of Move This World.
Jess is a product of great public education, having earned a BA at the University of Virginia and an MPH at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. She is a contributor to Forbes.