Jim Ziolkowski

Jim Ziolkowski is the best-selling author of ‘Walk in Their Shoes’ and the Founder, President and CEO of buildOn, an organization dedicated to fighting the global education crisis at home and abroad. Inspired by his own travels to some of the most impoverished countries in the world and his experiences living in Harlem, Jim derailed his fast-track career in corporate finance at GE to dedicate his life to helping kids all obit the world get education. He’s equal parts head and heart, passion and practicality…and most importantly, him and his team have created something that genuinely works.

CJ Casciotta