Beeta Ansari

Director, Ashoka U Exchange and Commons
Beeta is the Director of two of Ashoka U’s programs: the annual Exchange, a global convening for social entrepreneurship education and the Commons, an online platform that facilitates cohort-based learning. In addition to leading the vision, strategy and execution related to the Exchange and Commons, Beeta also serves as Ashoka U's COO, leading the team's strategic planning processes, budgeting, staffing and assisting with organizational design. Previously, Beeta worked as a Procurement Manager at a high-growth tech startup and tutored students at KIPP Academy in Houston. Beeta graduated from Southern Methodist University with a BS in Economics.