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Ross Wehner

World Leadership School
United States
Ross Wehner is a writer, teacher and social entrepreneur who founded World Leadership School, the mission of which is to partner with K12 schools to reimagine learning and create next-generation leaders. Ross also co-founded the non-profit TeachUNITED, which works with rural schools to reduce inequality through education. Ross worked as a journalist in Latin America during the turbulent 1990s, after which he shifted from reporting on problems and to looking for solutions. He received a Master’s in Latin American literature, worked as a teacher and as a wilderness instructor for the National Outdoor Leadership School. He lives in Boulder, Colorado (USA) with his wife and two children.