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Brittany Koteles

Ashoka, US Venture team

Expertise: The "Ashoka Venture" lens: A systems-change perspective on ideas and impact; Community building: Connecting the dots between movers and shakers; Curating gatherings that inspire real connections/learning; facilitating conversations that matter


Brittany works with Ashoka’s Venture & Fellowship program in the United States, where she helps select new Ashoka Fellows, as well as provide support and community to the growing network of nearly 200 Fellows in the United States. Recently returned from Barcelona, Brittany contributed to the growing movement of social innovators in Spain through her writing, grassroots community events, teaching and facilitating, and a start-up adventure of her own.  She has also worked extensively to expand social innovation education on university campuses through her work with AshokaU. She is an avid runner, a dabbling filmmaker, and an aspiring salsa dancer.