Businesswoman and Entrepeneur, Co-Founder and CEO of ProFounder
Jessica Jackley's keynotes are a reflection of Jackley's determination and big heart. As the Co-Founder and CEO of ProFounder, an organization that gives small businesses the necessary tools to become profitable and active members of their community, Jackley has been influential in helping others to achieve their goals.
Educated at Stanford Graduate School of Business, Jackley has an M.B.A. from the distinguished university and holds certificates in Public and Global Management. Prior to starting her own company, Jackley worked at Kiva as Chief Marketing Officer. In 2006 Time Magazine named Kiva as one of the top ideas with its p2p microleding -- the first of its kind -- and the website and idea has since greatly taken off.
Jackley acts as a visiting scholar at Stanford University's Center for Philanthropy and Civil Society and held the has previously taught Global Entrepreneurship at the Marshall School of Business at the University of Southern California.