Dr. Danielle Moss
Chief Executive Officer, Oliver Scholars
Dr. Danielle R. Moss began her career as a middle school teacher in the Bronx and Brooklyn, and served as President and CEO of the Harlem Educational Activities Fund (HEAF), and Chief of Staff at New York Civil Liberties Union before becoming Chief Executive Officer at Oliver Scholars in 2019. Dr. Moss received her B.A. in English Literature and History with a concentration in Black Studies from Swarthmore College, and holds M.A. and Ed.M. degrees from Columbia University Teachers College, where she also completed her Doctorate in Organization and Leadership with a focus on Education Administration. She holds Certificates in Nonprofit Management from the business schools of Columbia, Harvard, and Stanford. Dr. Moss also holds a Certificate in Fundraising Management from Indiana University, The Fundraising School. She did her first TED Talk at TEDWomen in November 2018.