Majora Carter

Majora Carter is an internationally recognized urban revitalization strategy consultant and real estate developer, who was named one of Goldman Sachs’ 100 Most Intriguing Entrepreneurs. She is a Peabody Award-winning broadcaster, a MacArthur ‘genius’ fellow, and a graduate of the Bronx High School of Science. In September 2014, Carter launched StartUp Box, an innovative initiative that co-opts underutilized storefront spaces in low-status communities and assembles effective teams of people who have been excluded from traditional career pathways.

WATCH: Majora Carter reacts to the Science Sandbox mission, and explains the importance of “feeling your power.”

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