Named one of the Top 50 Nonprofit CEOs in the U.S. by the Nonprofit Timesin 2016 and 2017, Scott Beale is
the Founder and CEO of Atlas Corps, a leadership development program for the world’s best social change
professionals. Sometimes called a “reverse Peace Corps,” Atlas Corps brings leaders from around the world to
serve in the U.S., Colombia and Australia. Over 11 years, Atlas Corps has supported nearly 600 leaders from
87 countries who have served at many of the world’s best organizations in the U.S., Colombia and Australia,
such as American Express, Ashoka, Grameen Foundation, McKinsey, UNICEF, and the U.S. Peace Corps.
Prior to launching Atlas Corps, Mr. Beale worked in the White House, at Ashoka and with the U.S. Department
of State. Among Mr. Beale numerous accolades include being named one of the top three nonprofit CEOs in
Washington, DC; “The Nonprofit Entrepreneur” by the Washington Post; and the National Award for Citizen
Diplomacy. Mr. Beale has a Bachelor’s Degree from Georgetown University and a Masters in Public
Administration (MPA) from the University of Delaware. He is an alum of the Presidential Leadership Scholars
Program and an Adjunct Professor of Leadership at Georgetown University. He serves on the Board of
AIESEC USA. He currently splits time between Cuba and the U.S. and has lived in seven different countries
(Bosnia, Colombia, Cuba, India, Mexico, Pakistan, and the U.S.).