By: Maribel Yoo On: March 17, 2017 In: Seed Senior Advisory Board Comments: 0
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Jenny Abramson

Advisory Board Member

Jenny Abramson is the Founder & Managing Partner of Rethink Impact, a venture capital fund focused on social impact investing.  Jenny is a proven executive and entrepreneur having held a range of leadership roles across the social impact tech space–in education, personal data and media. She was named Top 40 Under 40 in 2015 and a DC Power Women in Tech in 2014.

Most recently, Jenny served as the first CEO of LiveSafe, a mobile security company focused on preventing school shootings and sexual assaults. She also held significant business roles at The Washington Post, Personal (a data tech company) and The Boston Consulting Group. In the education sector, Jenny oversaw the Transformation Management Office for DC Public Schools Chancellor Rhee, served as the Director of Strategy & Development at Teach for America and currently serves on four boards.

Jenny received a B.A. and M.A. from Stanford, an M.B.A. with the Dean’s Award from Harvard Business School, where she served on Harvard’s Investment Advisory Committee for Shareholder Responsibility, and was a Fulbright Scholar at The London School of Economics.