Lisa Jones


Lisa Jones is a program manager at the International Youth Foundation, where she works to build credibility and support for youth-led social change. As the 2011 recipient of the Sophie Kerr Prize, the nation’s largest undergraduate literary award, Lisa channels her storytelling instincts as an advocate for the work of young social entrepreneurs around the world.

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The world's big solution: Young people
4 Apr 2016

As millennials sense the dissonance between the systems of today and the future they envision, their pushback and efforts for change should be celebrated, not feared. The International Youth Foundation's Lisa Jones explains why media coverage of demographic shifts and the challenges of today's growing youth population tell only half the story.