Executive Office Analyst
Sam works as a researcher and strategist in The Ashoka Executive Office focusing on external relationships and partnerships. In his current role Sam oversees the external engagements of Ashoka’s Founder and CEO Bill Drayton, including his participation in large annual events such as the Clinton Global Initiative and Skoll World Forum. Additionally Sam works across teams within the organization, serving as a member of the Global Partnerships Team and North America Fundraising Task Force. Sam joined Ashoka in 2013 as a member of the Search Team where he focused on candidate pipeline review and co-designed new backend processes to improve capacity and efficiency relating to intern sourcing and selection. Sam is a graduate of American University having earned a BA in International Relations. His previous work experience has included time at a boutique consulting company as well as working with several Middle East focused NGOs.