Green Festival Speakers

Steve Wright

Steve Wright has worked more than 20 years at the intersection of technology and education. At Grameen Foundation, Steve Wright is the VP of Poverty Tools and Insights which includes two teams: the Social Performance Management Center which builds and supports the Progress out of Poverty Index® and Inclusive Business Tools which builds and supports TaroWorks©. Prior to joining Grameen Foundation, Steve was the Director of Innovation and Technology at the Salesforce Foundation. His foundation work with social investors and social enterprises established him as a thought leader in the social metrics space. Steve is a contributing author of the practical handbook “Nonprofit Management 101,” and is a frequent speaker and blogger on social enterprise, social investment, and social sector Steve has also been a high school administrator and teacher as well as being a Peace Corps volunteer in Micronesia. He is based in Oakland, CA.