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Jeremy Keele

Sorenson Impact Foundation

Jeremy Keele is an advisor with the Sorenson Impact Foundation. Jeremy’s impact advisory work is dedicated to advising stakeholders from philanthropy, government, investment, and nonprofits on innovative and data-driven approaches to solving social and environmental problems in their communities. Previously, Jeremy was the President & CEO of the Sorenson Impact Center at the University of Utah, whose mission is to marshal capital for social good, empower evidence-based programs and policies, break down silos across sectors, and equip the next generation of leaders with social purpose. Under Jeremy’s leadership, the Center grew from two employees in 2014 to 35 in 2017, with an additional 50 graduate and undergraduate student fellows working on live projects and investments around the world every year.

Prior to joining the Sorenson Impact Center, Jeremy was senior advisor to Salt Lake County Mayor Ben McAdams from 2012 to 2014. During his time in government, Jeremy advised the Mayor on his key policy initiatives, including social policy, transportation, homelessness, criminal justice, health, culture and the arts, and economic development. Before that, Jeremy was a corporate finance and mergers & acquisitions attorney in New York, London, Moscow, and Los Angeles with the law firms of Cleary Gottlieb and Latham & Watkins from 2006 to 2012. Jeremy received his Juris Doctor from New York University and a Master in Public Administration from Harvard's Kennedy School. Jeremy is married and has four young boys.