Scott Stein

Scott Stein

Title:
Associate Director, Student Entrepreneurship Programs
Email:
scottstein@gwu.edu

Background

Scott Stein is a social entrepreneur, social impact director, and UX designer with more than a decade of experience and achievement with strategic management, product and service innovation, fund development, and marketing in the social enterprise, political, for-profit, and nonprofit sectors.

Formerly, he was the National Director of Social Enterprise Development at Main Street Alliance and shaped MSA's future through sparking, identifying, and testing scalable civic venture opportunities to build financially sustainable growth strategies. Additionally, Scott has focused on bringing innovative approaches and design thinking to tackle challenges for Ben and Jerry's and state governments to create innovative solutions to challenges ranging from youth homelessnedd to poverty.

Based on his work in the field of social entrepreneurship, Scott was selected to participate in the prestigious Schusterman Foundation REALITY Global program in 2015. He was also the recipient of the NYU President's Service Award for outstanding achievement. 

 

Education

Scott has an MPA from New York University, Robert F. Wagner School of Public Service, a BA from Pitzer College of the Claremont Colleges, and a UX / UI Design Certificate from the Pratt Institute.