Jocelyn Wyatt

Jocelyn Wyatt

Ms. Wyatt is the CEO of IDEO.org, the nonprofit design organization that she cofounded in 2011 after leading IDEO’s social innovation practice. She is responsible for the organization’s vision, strategy, funding and growth plans. She also heads up partner development with foundations, nonprofits and social enterprises, and builds networks by speaking widely on how design is changing the social sector. Ms. Wyatt is also a program advisor to the Clinton Global Initiative, an advisory board member to Marketplace, a board member for Whitaker Peace and Development Initiative and an Aspen Institute First Movers Fellow. Prior to joining IDEO in 2007, Ms. Wyatt worked in Kenya as an Acumen Fund fellow. She has also served as VisionSpring’s interim country director in India, where she helped increase the distribution of low-cost reading glasses to the poor, and performed training, project management and business development for Chemonics International, a contractor for USAID. Ms. Wyatt received a BA in Anthropology from Grinnell College and an MBA from Thunderbird School of Global Management.