Exploring Social Impact Careers with Fannie Mitchell Expert in Residence, Luis Maes, MPP'14 [Registration required]
During this event, Luis Maes will share insights and advice from his own professional journey. Luis is a collective impact professional that is passionate about working with diverse actors to design, implement, and scale innovative solutions to complex social and business challenges. Luis has engaged in this work with NGOs, the U.S. Government, and some of our country's most iconic companies including Walmart and Nike
Currently, Luis is the Director of Strategy for Nike's Global Community Impact team where he leads strategic planning for a global, 55-person team that is driving global impact through a sports-led community portfolio. He is also a faculty member for the Sports Impact Leadership Certificate at Johns Hopkins University.
Before joining Nike, Luis led a $100 million workforce initiative at Walmart aimed at improving employment and advancement opportunities within the retail sector in the U.S. and abroad. Prior to Walmart, Luis was a Foreign Service Officer with the United States Agency for International Development, managing U.S. Foreign Assistance programs in Mexico and Peru. Luis holds a Bachelor's degree from the University of Virginia and Master's degrees from Harvard and Duke. He is a proud husband, father, son, brother, Wahoo and Blue Devil - Just do it!
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