Speakers 2013

Erin Ganju

Erin Ganju, selected as one of Fast Companys 2012 League of Extraordinary Women, is a business leader, entrepreneur and respected advisor. Erins passion for literacy and gender equality in education led her to co-found Room to Read, an award-winning global nonprofit organization which has benefited over seven million children in Asia and Africa. As CEO, Erin manages worldwide operations across 10 countries, a global base of over 550 employees and revenue of $40 million.
Under Erins leadership, Room to Read has earned the Charity Navigator 4-Star rating for seven consecutive years, an honor bestowed upon only two percent of charities rated and The Global Journals Top 100 Best NGOs in the World 2013 recently ranked Room to Read #3 for Education and #26 Overall. Erin is an experienced international business development professional who holds combined bachelors and master’s degrees in international relations and economics from Johns Hopkins University in Washington, D.C.