Jess Teutonico

Executive Director | We Are Family Foundation | USA

As Executive Director of We Are Family Foundation (WAFF), co-founded by legendary music producer and multi-Grammy winner Nile Rodgers, Jess Teutonico helps lead one of the world’s most influential global networks of youth – social entrepreneurs and creatives from 100+ countries who are working across cultures and borders to solve some of the world’s biggest issues today. Through cutting-edge programs including Three Dot Dash, Youth To The Front, Youth To The Table and TEDxTeen, as well as global campaigns and a highly sought-after mentoring program, WAFF has helped create and nurture one of the most hopeful narratives in our world today: youth.