Shiva Sarram, Founder & Executive Director of Blossom Hill Foundation

Shiva Sarram was born and raised in Tehran, Iran during the devastating Iran-Iraq war - a war that resulted in hundreds of thousands of casualties. Her family moved to Europe briefly and eventually, to the United States where she has resided since the early 1980's. Shiva attended the University of Pennsylvania where she earned a Bachelor of Arts in International Relations and Economics. She then worked on Wall Street for Chase Manhattan Bank, Deloitte & Touche, Tiger Management and McKinsey & Company.


Bard MBA Candidate Esra Elshafey speaks with Shiva Sarram for this episode of the Impact Report.  

Sarah Pool, Co-Founder & CEO of Canvas 

Sarah is the Co-Founder & CEO of Canvas, a healthy beverage company committed to improving individual and global health through functional nutrition and innovative technology applications. Sarah is the former Founder/CEO of Pacific Superfood Snacks, later acquired by Made In Nature. Sarah is a graduate of UC-Berkeley (M.A., B.A.).


Bard MBA Alum Alex Lykins speaks with Sarah Pool for this episode of the Impact Report.


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