Michelle Nunn is president and CEO of CARE USA, a global poverty-fighting organization that worked in 94 countries and reached more than 80 million people in 2016. Michelle has spent 27 years in civic and public service, as a social entrepreneur, a nonprofit CEO and a candidate for U.S. Senate in Georgia. She co-founded the volunteer-mobilization organization Hands On Atlanta before engineering its merger with Points of Light, the world’s largest organization dedicated to volunteer service. She served as its CEO from 2007-2013.
Innovation is a tool to save lives, alleviate poverty and achieve social justice in a world rife with challenges. Michelle Nunn, president and CEO of CARE, discusses the aims behind the first Scale X Design Challenge and the future for innovation to impact.