• Profile:

    Bob McKinnon is the author of Moving Up: The Truth About Getting Ahead in America, and creator of Your American Dream Score. He is also the founder of GALEWiLL Design, a company that designs social change through programming, communications, advocacy and action.

    A thoughtful commentator and prolific storyteller, Bob is a regular contributor to Fast Company, The Huffington Post, and also the creator and editor of Actions Speak Loudest: Keeping Our Promise for A Better World. He has worked on issues ranging from childhood obesity to climate change, partnering with leading change makers within the White House, Ford Foundation, International Olympic Committee, the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, Vera Institute of Justice, the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, and many others to help millions of Americans overcome obstacles on their way to a healthier and happier life.

    Degrees Held:

    MA in Media Studies, The New School

    BA in Communications, Pennsylania State University


    Research Interests:

    Social Change, Economic Mobility, Inequality, Behavioral Economics, Psychology, Sociology, Media Studies, Film, The American Dream

    Current Courses:

    Creative Team Dynamics

    Senior Project 2: Capstone (Spring 2020)