program associate

Samer assists in planning and implementing entrepreneurship education programs through the Global Innovations through Science and Technology (GIST) program. He supports the Program Officers in coordinating workshops and Boot Camps in emerging markets with our local partners, and helps ensure the programs are implemented smoothly in-country. Previously, he spearheaded the North America outreach strategy for a global competition at Ashoka. Samer has a Masters of Global Policy Studies, with an emphasis on international entrepreneurship, from the University of Texas at Austin.