TEAM

James Norris

James has been searching all his life for the best ways to change himself and change the world. Growing up in poverty, he started as an entrepreneur at age 6 and since has co-built 9 startups and 16 organizations, including the premier conference for the effective altruism movement, the world’s first global lifehacking event series, Southeast Asia’s first social innovation hackathon series, and a university for today’s Leonardo da Vincis. He graduated from the University of Texas at Austin as a triple major/quadruple minor. He’s spent 20 years unsystematically upgrading himself.

Michelle Raffanti

Michelle has built growth strategies for all manner of start-ups, nonprofits, and social enterprises spread across many different industries and locations. Throughout her career, she has focused on empowering women and indigenous people both in the workplace and out. She holds a BA in International Relations from DePaul University in Chicago and an MA in Sustainable Development from The New School in New York. Originally from Chicago, she has lived in the UK, Colombia, China, and now resides in Mexico City.

Renz Ladroma

Renz is a multi-faceted professional based in Manila, Philippines who has a 4+ years career background in the tech industry, writes tech articles/tutorials, a freelancer, elected for a government position at age 15 as SK Chairman, owns a food/agricultural commodity trading business, and have dedicated herself to lifelong learning. She earned a B.S. in Information Technology with specialization in Web and Mobile Applications from Far Eastern University – Institute of Technology in 2016. She can speak the top 3 dialects in her country and conversational Nihongo.

Glorya Sunarpangesti

Coming from a developing country, Glorya Sun has been spending the past few years educating herself about sustainability, animal cruelty, and humanity issues while also raising awareness regarding those matters to others. When she was still studying, she took part in LSPR Cares, London School Centre for Autism Awareness, IT IS REAL climate change campaign, and LSPR Youth Diplomacy Community. In 2019, she graduated cum laude majoring in International Relations from LSPR Communication & Business Institute (previously known as London School of Public Relations), Jakarta, Indonesia.

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