Fall Start Leadership Up Close - Awais Sufi, School Smart KC

Event Details:

Join us for this Leadership Up Close where Centurions will learn more about the future of Kansas City Education and how business leaders can have an impact from SchoolSmartKC CEO, Awais Sufi.

Awais Sufi serves as Chief Executive Officer of SchoolSmartKC, having spent one year in the design of this effort as Entrepreneur in Residence at the Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation. Prior to his work in Kansas City, Awais served as Chief Operating Officer and Executive Vice President of Programs at the International Youth Foundation (IYF). At IYF, Awais led the organization's development efforts for public-private partnerships between development agencies, the private sector and philanthropy to promote greater opportunity for disadvantaged youth in over 50 countries worldwide.

Before his tenure at IYF, Awais served as the startup Managing Director of the Education for Employment Foundation, which uses business validated training and education to provide economic opportunity to young people across the Middle East. Prior to this work, he served as a corporate and securities attorney at Arnold & Porter, a Washington, D.C. law firm, and as Law Clerk to the Honorable Judge John Sprizzo of the United States District Court for the Southern District of New York. Raised in Topeka, Kansas, Awais is a graduate of the University of Texas School of Law and the University of Chicago.

Date And Time:

Start Date Time: 11/1/2018 08:00 AM
End Date Time: 11/1/2018 09:30 AM


3105 Gillham Rd. #200 Kansas City, MO 64109Map

List of Attendees:

Kamera   Meaney
Frank   White III
Caitlin   Waters
Jackie   Baker
Jessica   James
Adam   Miller
Stephanie   Miller
Saadia   Mahmood
Audra   Clark
Stephen   Anderson
Chantell   Garrett


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