Jocelyn Wyatt


Jocelyn Wyatt is CEO of, the nonprofit design organization she co-founded in 2011. In this position, she sorts out the organization’s vision, strategy, funding, and growth plans; heads up partner development; and builds networks by speaking widely. Wyatt previously led IDEO’s social innovation practice. Prior to joining IDEO in 2007, she worked in Kenya as an Acumen Fund fellow. Before that, she served as VisionSpring’s interim country director in India, where she helped increase the distribution of low-cost reading glasses to the poor. Early in her career, she did training, project management, and business development for Chemonics International, a contractor for USAID.

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