This week the Operation HOPE family was honored to welcome on board our newest member -- HOPE Fellow Lucas Turner-Owens. Lucas, a college student, has been assigned to the Operation HOPE Government Relations and Public Policy portfolio, or specifically supporting me on the U.S. President's Advisory Council on Financial Capability, and as chairman of the Council Subcommittee on the Underserved and Community Empowerment.
Lucas Turner Owens comes from Wesleyan University in Massachusetts, and is a HOPE Fellow supporting my role on the U.S. President's Advisory Council on Financial Capability, Subcommittee on the Underserved and Community Empowerment.
And here is a little more about the leadership engagement of Lucas Turner Owens. http://www.sansori.org/crew/team_members.html
Lucas will be working from our new, soon-to-be-announced offices at Gallup in Washington, D.C.
Welcome on board Lucas. Honored to be associated.
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John Hope Bryant is a thought leader, founder, chairman and CEO of Operation HOPE and Bryant Group Companies, Inc. Magazine/CEO READ bestselling business author of LOVE LEADERSHIP: The New Way to Lead in a Fear-Based World (Jossey-Bass) the only African-American bestselling business author in America, and is chairman of the Subcommittee for the Under-Served and Community Empowerment for the U.S. President’s Advisory Council on Financial Capability, for President Barack Obama. Mr. Bryant is the co-founder of the Gallup-HOPE Index, the only national research poll on youth financial dignity and youth economic energy in the U.S. He is also a co-founder of Global Dignity with HRH Crown Prince Haakon of Norway and Professor Pekka Himanen of Finland. Global Dignity is affiliated with the Forum of Young Global Leaders and the World Economic Forum.