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Julie Hanna
Executive Chairwoman, Kiva; Board Member, Mozilla Corporation and Presidential Ambassador for Global Entrepreneurship

Julie Hanna is a technologist, entrepreneur, investor and advisor working with purpose-driven companies aiming to solve humanity’s greatest challenges. She is Executive Chairwoman of Kiva, peer-peer lending pioneer and the world's largest crowdfunding marketplace for underserved entrepreneurs. During her tenure, Kiva has reached 190 countries and delivered $1 Billion loans to 2.5 million small business entrepreneurs. She is a board member at Mozilla Corporation and an investor and advisor to numerous high growth technology companies including Lyft, Lending Club, Bonobos and Idealab. Serving in roles that ranged from founding executive to founder and CEO, Hanna has pioneered products and led companies that enabled millions of people to connect, communicate and collaborate globally. Among them, Healtheon (WebMD), (Unwired Planet), Portola (acquired by Netscape) and open source innovator, Scalix.  In 2015, President Obama appointed her Presidential Ambassador for Global Entrepreneurship to help develop the next generation of entrepreneurs. In recognition of her vision and global impact on economic and social progress, Hanna was named the United States Woman Icon of APEC and is a recipient of the 2016 Global Empowerment Award.