Creating an Impact

Key Note Speaker: Laura Rose, CCI Greenheart
Laura Rose is Chief Executive Officer and co-founder of Greenheart International, whose cultural exchange divisions, CCI Greenheart & Greenheart Travel, facilitate programs for approximately 10,000 people from over 75 countries each year.   Participants are encouraged to increase their awareness of societal opportunities and challenges through involvement in service learning projects as an integral part of their cultural exchange experience. Additionally, Laura is co-founder and secretary of the board of directors of Fundación por El Futuro (Foundation for the Future), a Spanish not-for-profit organization dedicated to the promotion of environmental awareness and educational programs for American and Spanish youth. Laura is currently serving a second term on the executive committee of the board of the Council on Standards for International Educational Travel, and also serves as vice chair for the board of the Alliance for Educational and Cultural Exchange based in Washington, DC.