Please welcome new faculty member Suzi Sosa!

Austin Center for Design is proud to welcome Suzi Sosa to our faculty. Suzi, a veteran of the thriving social entrepreneurship scene in Austin, is the Founder and President of the MPOWER Foundation, a non-profit operating foundation dedicated to the empowerment of the underserved. Suzi is passionate about social entrepreneurship and social capitalism and seeks opportunities to harness the speed, scale, and creativity of the private sector with the compassion, transparency, and stakeholder models of the non-profit world. Her background in is international development economics, and she has a Masters in Public Administration from the Harvard Kennedy School. She co-teaches Social Entrepreneurship at the University of Texas and is a Judge for the Dell Social Innovation Competition. She is a founder of RISE.

We’re thrilled to have Suzi joining our existing faculty. Welcome, Suzi!