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Dr. José M. Torres, IMSA President; Dr. Marie Dillon Dahleh, IMSA Principal; Claudia Flores, J.D. ’93; Sheila MB Griffin, Chair of the Board of Trustees
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Jessica Droste Yagan, ’95 received the Alumni Titan Award honoring alumni who through outstanding service to IMSA, advance the institution’s mission and work. Droste Yagan has given back generously to the IMSA as a volunteer and donor. She has served as a thought and action partner for IMSA, particularly in the area of innovation and social entrepreneurship including the design and launch of IN2, IMSA’s first of its kind innovation center. Droste Yagan is currently Partner and CEO of Impact Engine, a venture fund that invests financial and human capital in early stage, for profit social technology businesses. She earned a Master of Business Administration from Stanford Graduate School of Business, a Master of Public Administration from Harvard University Kennedy School of Government and holds a Bachelor of Arts in Public Policy from Haverford College.