Ajit George

Director of Operations

Ajit George passionately advocates for the transformative power of education. As Director of Operations, he manages various fields of operation, including fundraising, communications, partnerships, strategic planning, mentorship, and career development. Under his leadership, he has expanded the organization’s donor base through grassroots channels, foundation support, and corporate partnerships in the U.S., Europe, and Asia.

George also works with affiliated programs in India, including the Indian Institute of Journalism & New Media—a graduate school of journalism dedicated to using high-quality journalism as a vehicle to combating systemic political corruption—and the Baldev Medical & Community Center that provides healthcare, housing, and community development for the surrounding 17 villages and a population of over 16,000. He has consulted for new and emerging non-profits, especially in the field of education and poverty alleviation. George spends four months out of the year working directly in the field in India.

Watch Ajit’s College of William & Mary TEDx talk and his UNC TEDx talk, and find him on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram.