William Drayton

Founder, CEO Ashoka

Bill Drayton is the founder and CEO of Ashoka. He has pioneered the field of social entrepreneurship, growing a global association of over 3,000 leading social entrepreneurs who work together to shape an ‘Everyone a Changemaker’ world. Drayton is the Chair of Youth Venture, Community Greens, and Get America Working!, and previously served as Assistant Administrator at the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, founded Save EPA, and worked at McKinsey. He has been named to US News & World Report's list of 25 of America's Best Leaders and is a graduate of Harvard, Balliol College at Oxford University, and Yale Law School.