Membership

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Membership in the Partnership shall be open to those from universities, colleges, and nonprofits having a strong interest in poverty alleviation through entrepreneurial activity. There is no membership fee, but joining members are asked to share a best practice, community engagement project, research project or publication, or curricular development in which they have been involved, or a planned initiative, related to poverty and entrepreneurship, and to assist by providing insights and perspectives related to the needs of the poor when it comes to entrepreneurship.

Current Members

  • Halima Ibrahim Abba, Tongston Entrepreneurship Group (Nigeria)
  • Sondos Abdelgaw, IE Business School (Spain)
  • Nigel Adams, University of Buckingham (UK)
    Nathaniel Adebayo, Ph.D., The Polytechnic Ibadan (Nigeria)
    Dr. Sucheta Agarwal, GLA University (India)
  • Muneeb Ahmed, The Superior University (Pakistan)
  • Naveed Akhter, PhD, Jönköping International Business School (Sweden)
  • Shorouq Almallah, Grand Valley State University (USA)
  • Olu Aluko, Nottingham Trent University (United Kingdom)
  • Jose Ernesto Amoros, EGADE Business School Technologico de Monterrey (Mexico)
  • Rock Andre, Cedel Haiti (Haiti)
  • Wendy Angst, University of Notre Dame (USA)
  • Geoff Archer, Royal Roads University (Canada)
    Shaista  Ayesha, SEED Ventures (Pakistan)
  • Frank Azeke (USA)
  • Sophie Bacq, Indiana University (USA)
  • Lakami Baker, Auburn University (USA)
  • Maria Ballesteros-Sola, California State University Channel Islands (USA)
  • Constant D. Beugré, Delaware State University (USA)
  • Jason Black, Florida A&M University (USA)
  • Ali Boak, Montclair State University (USA)
  • Mike Bradshaw, University of Tennessee-Chattanooga (USA)
  • Daniel Brisson, University of Denver (USA)
  • Debbi Brock, Wingate University (USA)
  • Naima Brown, Santa Fe College (USA)
  • Lincoln Brown Southwest, Oklahoma State University (USA)
  • Garry Bruton, Texas Christian University (USA)
  • David Bryant, Benedictine College (USA)
  • Kristin Burton, Purdue University Northwest (USA)
  • Geoffrey Bwireh, Mbarara University of Science & Technology (Uganda)
  • Marcelo Calle, Universidad del Azuay (Ecuador)
  • Kaitlin Capobianco, Halcyon (USA)
  • Gill Carb-Sieff, Bantwana (USA)
  • David Choi, Loyola Marymount University (USA)
  • Lisa Jones Christensen, Brigham Young University (USA)
  • Christine Chun, University of Notre Dame (USA
  • Kerri Cissna, Wake Forest University (USA)
  • Frederik Claeyé, ICHEC Brussels Management School (Belgium)
  • Dave Clifford, John Carroll University (USA)
  • Jeff Cohu, Lipscomb University (USA)
  • Leo-Paul Dana, Montpellier Business School (France)
  • Jamey Darnell, Pennsylvania State University (USA)
  • Arobindu Dash, Leuphana University (Germany)
  • Jackie Davis, Georgia State University (USA)
  • Shelley Davis, Coleman Foundation (USA)
  • Gover Barja Daza, Universidad Católica Boliviana (Bolivia)
  • Alex Denoble, San Diego State University (USA)
  • John Dobson, Clark University (USA)
  • Clara Douaihy, University of Monpellier (France)
    Andreana Drencheva, King’s College London (UK)
  • Laura Dunham, St. Thomas University (USA)
  • Sean Dwyer, Baylor University, (USA)
    Ayman El Tarabishy, The George Washington University (USA)
  • Sarah Engel, University of Colorado, Denver (USA)
  • Joy Fairbanks, Fairbanks Venture Advisors (USA)
  • Carol Felzien, Lindenwood University (USA)
  • Hayes Ferguson, Northwestern University (USA)
  • Stephanie Fernhaber, Butler University (USA)
  • Regina Frank, DeMontfort University (UK)
    Aleksandra Gawel, Poznań University of Economics and Business (Poland)
  • Caroline W.W. Glackin, Fayetteville State University (USA)
  • Alexander Glosenberg, Loyola Marymount University (USA)
  • Shalini Gopalkrishnan, Middlebury Institute of International Studies at Monterey (USA)
  • Michael Grimshaw, California State University-Dominquez Hills (USA)
  • Hans Michael Guelich, Stamford International University (Thailand)
    Aki Harima, Universitat Bremen (Germany)
  • Marcus Harris, University of Michigan-Dearborn (USA)
  • Michael Harris, East Carolina University (USA)
  • Theresa Robinson Harris, Center for Leadership and Entrepreneurial Studies (USA)
  • Joseph Harvord, Reclamare (USA)
  • Daniel Holt, University of Louisville (USA)
    Patrick Horvath, The Denver Foundation (USA)
  • Leonard Jackson, Kennesaw State University (USA)
  • Karl Johnsson, Instituto Dom (Brazil)
  • Duncan Jones, University of Toronto (Canada)
  • Susan Jones, Manchester Metropolitan University (UK)
  • Rachida Justo, IE Business School (Spain)
  • Jean Kabongo, University of South Florida-Sarasota (USA)
  • Neil Kane, University of Notre Dame (USA)
  • Ranjan Karri, University of Illinois Springfield (USA)
  • Tim Kelley, Grand Canyon University (USA)
  • Tara Kenney, University of Notre Dame (USA)
  • Ambreen Khursheed, University of Central Punjab Pakistan)
  • Erica King, CNI Microfinance Group (USA)
  • Geoff Kistruck, York University (Canada)
  • Peter Koveos, Syracuse University (USA)
  • Jamie Kraft, University of Florida (USA)
  • J. Howard Kucher, University of Maryland, Baltimore (USA)
  • Dan LeClair, Global Business School Network (USA)
  • Ivan Light, University of California at Los Angeles (USA)
  • R. Scott Livengood, Arizona State University (USA)
  • Ted London, University of Michigan (USA)
  • Lyzona Marshall, Seton Hall University (USA)
  • Jacquelyn Martin, Consultant (USA)
  • Luis Martin, Trinity University (USA)
  • Marie Mayes, Washington State University (USA)
  • Clark McCain, Coleman Foundation (USA)
  • Kevin McKague, Cape Breton University (Canada)
  • Michael Meeks, Louisiana State University-Shreveport (USA)
  • Mona Mensmann, University of Warwick (UK)
  • Marc Meyer, Northeastern University (USA)
  • Morgan Miles, Charles Sturt University (Australia)
  • Robert Milner, Sam Houston State University (USA)
  • Philip Miner, SideKick Operators (USA)
  • Harini Mittal, City University of New York (USA)
  • Isabelle Monlouis, Georgia State University (USA)
  • Anna Montain, AARP Foundation (USA)
  • Dee Mornah, University of Northern Kentucky (USA)
  • Surender Mor, Bhagat Phool Singh Mahila Vishwavidyalaya (India)
  • Michael Morris, University of Notre Dame (USA)
    Lavlu Mozumdar, Bangladesh Agricultural University (Bangladesh)
    Said Muhammad, Zhengzhou University (China)
  • Teresa Mwuese Nmadu, University of Jos (Nigeria)
    Nuraddeen Nuhu, Bridgewater College (USA)
  • Anil Nair, Old Dominion University (USA)
  • Susan Nchubiri, University of Notre Dame (USA)
  • Xaver Neumeyer, University of North Carolina, Wilmington (USA)
  • Arielle Newman, University of Southern Mississippi (USA)
  • Robert Newbery, Northumbria University (UK) (East Africa Entrep. Educator’s Network)
    Germán Osorio Novela, Universidad Autonoma de Baja California (Mexico)
  • Kelsey Otero, Marqutte University (USA)
  • Vicki Nowak, Manchester Metropolitan University (UK)
  • Martin Obschonka, Australian Centre for Entrepreneurship Research, QUT (Australia)
  • David Ochi, California State University, Dominquez Hills (USA)
  • Teresa Okok, Alabama A&M University (USA)
  • Friday Okpara, SMEDAN (Nigeria)
  • Abraham Oliver, University of the Western Cape (South Africa)
  • Teresa Okok, Alabama A&M University (USA)
  • Mark Packard, University of Nevada, Reno (USA)
  • Howard Pickett, Washington and Lee University (USA)
  • Thomas Pittz, University of Tampa (USA)
  • Leandro Simoes Pongeluppe, University of Toronto (Canada)
  • Munir Quddus, Prairie View A&M University (USA)
  • Justin Radeka, ONEi/e, (USA)
  • Lukman Raimi, Universiti Brunei Darussalam (Brunei)
  • Luvuyo Rani, Silulu Ulutho Technologies (South Africa)
  • Hans Rawhouser, University of Nevada at Las Vegas (USA)
  • Jeffrey Robinson, Rutgers University (USA)
  • Jeanne Roche, IE Business School (Spain)
  • Julia Rouse, Manchester Metropolitan University (UK)
  • Kelly Rubey, University of Notre Dame (USA)
  • Jeff Rubin, Principal, Aging and Community Issues, Rubin-Hagan Associates (USA)
  • Natalia Sandor, City University of New York-Staten Island (USA)
  • Altaf Hussain Samo, Sukkur IBA University (Pakistan)
  • Susana Santos, Rowan University (USA) & Instituto Universitário de Lisboa, (Portugal)
  • Renee Sedlacek Lee, Drake University (USA)
  • Luke Shaefer, University of Michigan (USA)
  • Richardson Shambare, University of the Western Cape (South Africa)
  • Lois Shelton, California State University-Northridge (USA)
  • Sunil Shukla, Ph.D. Entrepreneurship Development Institute of India (India)
  • Nilajah Nyasuma Sims, Morgan State University (USA)
  • Juliana Siwale, Nottingham Business School (United Kingdom)
  • Roderick (Shane) Snipes, Borough of Manhattan Community College (USA)
  • Patrick Snyder, BizStarts, Milwaukee (USA)
  • Juan Carlos Thomas Soto, TechnoServe (USA and Chile)
  • James Spee, University of Redlands (USA)
  • Tamara Stenn, Landmark College (USA)
  • Geoffrey Stewart, University of Louisiana (USA)
  • Casandra Stroy, Bethune-Cookman University (USA)
  • Lincoln Stone, Stone, Grzegorek & Gonzalez (USA)
  • Voica Ion Sucală, Unviersity of Exeter (United Kingdom)
  • Gillian Sullivan-Mort, La Trobe University (Australia)
  • Christopher Sutter, Miami University (USA)
    Hina Tariq, The Superior University (Pakistan)
  • David Taylor, Manchester Metropolitan University (UK)
  • Milé Terziovski, Swinburne University (Australia)
  • Juan Carlos Thomas, Technoserve (Chile)
  • David Thornblad, Augustana College (USA)
  • Douglas Tschopp, Augustana College (USA)
  • Reginald Tucker, Louisiana State University (USA)
  • Jana Schmutzler De Uribe, University Del Norte (Colombia)
  • Jorge Vanegas, Texas A&M University (USA)
  • Norida Vanegas, University Del Norte (Colombia)
  • Jurie Van Vuuren, University of Pretoria (South Africa)
  • Florian Villaume, Memorial University of Newfoundland (Canada)
  • Allan Villegas, HEC in Qatar (Qatar)
  • Julian Waddell, Oakwood University (USA)
  • Will Warshauer, Technoserve  (USA)
  • Justin Webb, University of North Carolina, Charlotte (USA)
  • Shannon Weigum, Texas State University (USA)
  • Garret Westlake, Virginia Commonwealth University (USA)
  • Carrie White, West Virginia University (USA)
  • Colin C. Williams, Sheffield University (UK)
  • Doan Winkel, John Carroll University (USA)
  • Adrienne Yeung, University of California, Merced (USA)
  • Hassan Yusuf, American University of Nigeria (Nigeria)