Hila Mehr is a Senior Analyst for Market Development and Insights at IBM, focusing on emerging technology market opportunities. Prior to joining IBM, Hila was a Research Assistant on civic innovation for the President of Living Cities. She was also a Graduate Intern in the Office of Leadership and Organizational Development in the Department of Defense. Previously, she served as the Director of Operations for MFA Design for Social Innovation at the School of Visual Arts, and is currently an Advisor for the program.
She holds an MPA in Management and Urban Policy from Columbia SIPA, and a BA with General Honors in Political Science from the University of Chicago. She is a StartingBloc Fellow in Social Innovation and holds a Certificate in Social Enterprise from the Monterey Institute of International Studies. Hila was born and raised in Santa Cruz, CA.
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