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Rich Leimsider

Rich Leimsider

Rich Leimsider is the Executive Director of Safe Passage Project, a nonprofit organization that provides free lawyers to immigrant children in the NYC-area who face deportation back to life-threatening situations, despite their strong legal claim to stay in the US. Previously, Rich was Vice President at Echoing Green, where he led the growth of programs to support promising social entrepreneurs. Before that, Rich spent five years at the Aspen Institute, where he launched and served as Director of the Center for Business Education. Rich serves on the advisory boards of AshokaU and Arbor Bros. He has been an advisor to the World Bank, Harvard Business School, USAID, Google, and the United Nations. Rich is a graduate of Williams College and Harvard Business School.