For Bill Drayton‘s entire life he has been a social entrepreneur. An alumnus of Harvard, Yale Law and McKinsey, he has a long an impressive career in the private, public and citizen sector. Under Bill’s leadership over the last twenty-five years, Ashoka has invested in over 1,700 social entrepreneurs from 60 countries around the world. Bill’s visionary support for the citizen sector has earned him numerous awards ranging from being elected one of the early MacArthur Fellows to his most recent distinction as one of America’s Best Leaders by the US News & World Report and Harvard’s Center for Public Leadership. By working with Bill at Youth Venture/Ashoka, Scott has gained a valuable relationship and ongoing inspiration. It was Scott’s relationship with Ashoka, and the insights of Ashoka Fellows in India, that led to the idea of Atlas Corps.