Speaker

Jane Mosbacher Morris

Founder & CEO, To the Market

Jane Mosbacher Morris is the Founder and CEO of TO THE MARKET | Survivor-made Goods, a social enterprise focused on the promotion of goods made by and stories told by survivors of conflict, abuse, and disease. She previously served as the Director of Humanitarian Action for the McCain Institute for International Leadership, where she managed the Institute’s human trafficking. Prior to joining the Institute, she worked in the U.S. Department of State’s Bureau of Counterterrorism and in the Secretary’s Office of Global Women’s Issues.

Mosbacher Morris drafted the Department of State’s first Women and Counterterrorism Strategy, as well as helped to develop the Department of State’s implementation of the U.S. National Action Plan on Women, Peace, and Security, a Presidential interagency initiative.

She has also worked at the Millennium Challenge Corporation, the Center for Strategic and International Studies, and has served as an investment consultant to Barbara Corcoran of ABC’s Shark Tank. She has traveled, spoken, and written broadly on peace and security, including at the Organization of Security and Cooperation in Europe, the Foreign Service Institute, Army War College, Naval Special Warfare Command, Special Operations Command University, and the National Counterterrorism Center, among others. She regularly blogs for the Huffington Post.

Mosbacher Morris has received numerous awards from the Department of State, as well as has been named one of the “Top 99 Under 33 Most Influential Young Professionals” by The Diplomatic Courier in 2011. She serves on the Advisory Boards of Afghanistan’s ARZU: Studio of Hope; 360 DEGREES Vanishing, and wH20: The Journal on Gender and Water. She serves on the Boards of Women LEAD and USA Cares. She holds a Bachelor of Science in Foreign Service from Georgetown University and a MBA from Columbia Business School.