Andrew Hanna is a first-generation Egyptian-American lawyer, social entrepreneur, human rights advocate, and author from Jacksonville, Florida. He is the co-founder and CEO of DreamxAmerica, a social enterprise joining film and impact to highlight and support immigrant, refugee, and first-generation entrepreneurs. Andrew's upcoming book on refugee entrepreneurs, "25 Million Sparks," was awarded the 2018 Financial Times/McKinsey Bracken Bower Prize at The National Gallery in London. He previously led the launch of Generation, McKinsey's global youth employment nonprofit, in his hometown of Jacksonville, and was one of two U.S. State Department delegates to represent the United States at the 7th UNESCO Youth Forum in Paris. Andrew has also served in the White House and U.S. Justice Department.
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Andrew is a Stanford Knight-Hennessy Scholar who received a J.D. with honors from Harvard Law School, where he was an Editor of the Harvard Law Review, and an A.B. with highest distinction from Duke University, where he was Senior Class President. He was named to the 2020 Forbes 30 Under 30 List, and his work has been featured in or on the BBC, PBS, Forbes, Financial Times, and more. | firstname.lastname@example.org