Entrepreneur in Residence, 1776
Dr. Vanessa E. Beary is currently an entrepreneur in residence at 1776, a global incubator. From 2014 until early 2016, she served as Senior Advisor on Youth Entrepreneurship at the U.S. Department of State and spearheaded the design of the Department's Resilient, Entrepreneurial, and Dynamic Youth (READY) Initiative. During her time at Harvard (2009-2014) she received the Harvard Presidential Scholarship, a Kauffman Dissertation Fellowship, and a Fulbright Fellowship. Vanessa is the founder of Powerful Girls Now and Entrepreneurial Lab.