Jordan Harrison is a professional speaker, DEI consultant and international youth development specialist born in Chicago, IL. He earned his BS from San Diego State and his Masters in Education from Harvard University. Most importantly, he is a disruptor to make a difference. He lives a mission driven life focused on eradicating inequality with the constant reminder of our collective shared humanity. His work has allowed him to speak to over 250,000 people in boardrooms, classrooms, prisons and conferences on anti-racism, equity, inclusion, and how to build people and institutions to thrive across differences.
He is currently the Senior Manager for Global Inclusion, Diversity and Equity at Vertex Pharmaceuticals. His work is centered on designing global strategies that promote equity, access, and belonging for underrepresented groups in the biotechnology field. He helps enables senior leaders, employee resource networks and all employees to build equitable spaces.