Ms Anuja Jaitly

Organisation full name: Umby
Position: Founder and CEO
Description (bio):

A native of Detroit, and a graduate of the University of Michigan and University of London, Anuja has a social-change experience across four continents in the areas of education, health, housing and microfinance. Anuja has co-founded several organisations and initiatives including:  Michigan Corps, a social network of local and global Michiganders committed to change in Michigan; Kiva Detroit, a microloan program for Detroiters and Kiva's first locally-organised effort in the United States and India's first commercially-viable slum housing solution in the city of Ahmedabad. Her past experiences include a stint at the U.S. Department of Education in Washington D.C., Cornell University's Office of Government Affairs, and the planning, local capacity building, and implementation of a World Health Organisation study in Uttar Pradesh to eradicate polio.  

Region (where based): North America
Country of expertise / operation: United States