President & CEO

Bridges to Prosperity

Focus Area: Rural Connectivity & Infrastructure

Avery Bang is president and CEO of Bridges to Prosperity. Avery was featured in IMAX’s Dream Big and has spoken at TED and the UN. She holds a BA in studio art and a BS in civil engineering from the University of Iowa, an MSc in geotechnical engineering from the University of Colorado, and an MBA from the Säid Business School at Oxford.

Bridges to Prosperity builds footbridges around the world that connect isolated communities to education, healthcare, and economic opportunity and transforms the way people plan for and invest in their future.

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