Caitlin Baron is the inaugural CEO of the Luminos Fund, a philanthropic initiative dedicated to advancing education innovations for the world’s most vulnerable children. Luminos has enabled 132,611 children to have a second chance at an education. Luminos believes in the power of creative pedagogies and activity-based education to transform children’s lives, even in the poorest corners of the world. Baron spent the previous decade as a senior leader within the Michael & Susan Dell Foundation, helping to grow the organization to steward over $1 billion in charitable giving. She founded and led the foundation’s office in South Africa and built MSDF’s impact investing portfolio. She graduated from UCLA in Political Science and is pursuing an executive masters with the Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy at Tufts University.
Biography current as of February 10, 2020