Barbara Bush

Co-Founder and CEO, Global Health Corps

Barbara Bush is CEO and co-founder of Global Health Corps. She previously worked at Cooper-Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum and Red Cross Children’s Hospital in Capetown, South Africa. She is on UNICEF’s Next Generation Steering Committee and the boards of directors of Covenant House International; PSI; Friends of the Global Fight for AIDS, TB, and Malaria; and the UN’s Social Entrepreneurship Council. Bush is a Draper Richards Foundation Social Entrepreneur, a World Economic Forum Young Global Shaper, and a fellow of the Echoing Green Foundation. She was named one of Glamour Magazine’s Women of the Year in 2011 and one of Newsweek’s Women of Impact in 2013.

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