FORA.tv Speaker - Paula Goldman
Paula Goldman is the Director of Omidyar Network, a philanthropic investment firm creating opportunity for people to improve their lives by investing in market-based efforts that catalyze economic, social, and political change. In her role, Goldman develops cross-sector partnerships, intellectual capital, and communication strategies to drive the firm's philanthropic goals. Previously, Goldman was the founder and director of Imagining Ourselves, an award-winning global project through San Francisco's International Museum of Women that encouraged young women to create positive change in their communities. Earlier, Goldman helped manage a variety of social enterprises, including reconstruction work in post-war Bosnia and developing rural education institutions in India. Goldman contributes thought pieces on social innovation to outlets such as Huffington Post and Financial Times, and has taught courses on social entrepreneurship and social movements as a faculty member at the University of California, Berkeley. Goldman received a PhD from Harvard University and earned an MA in public affairs from Princeton University and a BA in political economy from the University of California, Berkeley.
03.20.12 | 01:45:13 min
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