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“Benjamin Young is a truly exceptional leader and strategist. He always adds value.”
— Allan Luks, Executive Director, Big Brothers Big Sisters (fmr)
“Benjamin has an entrepreneurial flair and the versatility to multitask on a wide range of challenges.”
— Laura Brown, Managing Director, JSTOR
“It would be extremely difficult to overstate Benjamin's contributions. [He has] exceptional management skills... a highly-prized colleague.”
— Kathleen Allegrone, Director, European Affairs, U.S. Department of State (fmr)
Benjamin Young is a strategist, program manager, and mission amplifier.
Benjamin Young has led complex programs and projects at organizations including the American Red Cross, JSTOR, Microsoft, and the U.S. Department of State. He leverages his background in strategic consulting and analysis to help organizations accelerate the impact of their missions.
Along with a proven track record of cross-unit leadership, Benjamin brings to bear an entrepreneurial mindset and extensive experience helping teams consistently surpass goals across public, private, nonprofit, and academic settings.
Benjamin's interests include foreign affairs, postsecondary education access & outcomes, public policy, and social sector innovations. He has served on a number of advisory boards, and is the recipient of distinguished awards for his work.