John Hope Bryant

Bestselling business leadership author and philanthropic entrepreneur

John Hope Bryant is a philanthropic entrepreneur and leader in the business of empowerment. He is the founder, chairman, and CEO of Operation HOPE, America's first nonprofit social investment banking organization. He is the vice chair of the U.S. President's Advisory Council on Financial Literacy and chairman of the Under-Served Committee for the U.S. President's Council. An internationally respected public speaker, Bryant is a Young Global Leader for the World Economic Forum and has received many awards for his work to empower low-wealth
communities. He is the other of the new book, LOVE LEADERSHIP: The New Way to Lead in a Fear-Based World (Jossey-Bass, Sept 2009).