The New York Urban League’s Arva Rice, a NationSwell Council member, reflects on the many accomplishments of her organization while drawing up a blueprint for its next 100 years.
NationSwell Council member Matt Spence, a former adviser on Middle East policy for the Defense Department, reflects on his years with Obama and the world that the Trump administration will inherit.
HyeSook Chung, a NationSwell Council member, is redefining how cities can comb through data to improve the lives of their neediest families.
CEO Danielle Moss Lee, a NationSwell Council member, on keeping the 158-year-old organization relevant for today’s young women.
The Sierra Club’s Chris Thomas, a NationSwell Council member, is doing his part to further conservation efforts by creating ample opportunities for people to take action online.
NationSwell Council member Jessica Santana drew on her own experiences as a disadvantaged youth when she co-founded New York on Tech, a nonprofit that preps New York City’s students for careers in the digital space.
Researcher Shadi Hamid, a NationSwell Council member, has written extensively on US relations with Islamic countries. Here, he reflects on his work and accomplishments, and how to stay inspired when the political climate is anything but.
With a dash of entrepreneurship and a sprinkle of activism, celebrity chef Michel Nischan, a NationSwell Council member, has devoted his life to bringing healthy food to the poorest Americans.
For documentary producer Xan Parker, a NationSwell Council member, telling real people’s stories of struggles and success isn’t a job. It’s a calling.
Through her work with the Bob Woodruff Foundation, NationSwell Council member Anne Marie Dougherty knows that the best way to lift up returning service members is by building enduring connections among them.
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