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Win Chesson

City : New York

Country : US

I am passionate about:
Win is passionate about gender-neutral language, social justice philanthropy and outdoor adventure. He cycled across the United States to raise money for affordable housing, swam 28 miles around Manhattan on a four-person charity relay, and summited Mount Kenya. Win is a competitive swimmer for Team New York Aquatics (TNYA), the largest LGBT swim team in the world, and helped TNYA raise and give away over $100,000 in five years. Under his leadership as Board Co-President in 2012, TNYA won the LGBT International Aquatics Championships. Win has received multiple top ten national rankings as a Masters swimmer, including nine firsts.
Professional experience:
Win Chesson is joining Goldman Sachs to work as Private Wealth and Philanthropic advisor to high net worth families and foundations. He recently completed joint Masters degrees at Harvard as a Gleitsman Leadership Fellow and at Stanford Graduate School of Business as a Point Scholar. Immediately prior to the Stanford, he worked for IDEO as a Design Entrepreneur. From 2008-2014 Win led the development team at Immigration Equality, the national leader in LGBT and HIV immigration rights. In that time, Immigration Equality doubled its number of offices, tripled its operating budget, quadrupled client services, and won over 500 LGBT asylum cases with a 99% success rate. He loved his job!Win won a Morehead-Cain Scholarship to the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill where he graduated with Highest Distinction. At UNC, Win wrote for Lambda Magazine, directed the largest LGBTQ student conference in the South, and taught an accredited seminar called “T is for Transgender: An Ally’s Guide to Activism.”
I can thought partner on the following topics:
LGBTQ advocacy and politics, investment management, impact investing, values-based investing, fundraising
My Adaptive Leadership studies
I began my adaptive leadership studies in 2014-2017
I studied with Ron Heifetz
I studied with Tim O'Brien
I was also an adaptive leadership Teaching Assistant
My Adaptive Leadership Expertise
2017 ALN Conference
I am an adaptive leadership consultant

Advocacy/Community organizing | Banking and Finance | Corporate | Design thinking | Diversity/Race relations | Fundraising | Government | Non-profit/NGO | Politics | US Congress/Senate |
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