Illuminating the Future Through an Equity Lens with Dr. Jewlya Lynn and Dr. Jen Heeg – Spark Talks
From Allison Van
In this session, we will come together to explore decolonized foresight methods that come from India, the U.S., and elsewhere around the world - methods that help us change who is centered in the stories of the future that inspire our actions today.
Jewlya Lynn, Ph.D., PolicySolve (she/her) is a facilitator, advisor, and researcher who works with leaders dedicated to making a difference by tackling our world’s most complex, systemic problems. She has worked with the National Science Foundation, Humanity United, ClimateWorks, the Ford Foundation, Atlantic Philanthropies, and N Square.
Jen Heeg, PhD, University of Kansas/Independent Consultant (she/they) is a researcher, strategist, and evaluator focused on the intersection between complexity and equity in social change. Jen has held academic positions at Texas A&M at Qatar, Smith College, and the University of Wisconsin - Milwaukee and worked for the United Nations, USAID, US Department of State, and privately-funded programs in the US and around the world.