Laurene Powell Jobs

Laurene Powell Jobs

Business Executive
Born Nov 6, 1963

Laurene Powell Jobs is an American business executive, co-founder and President of the Board of College Track, and widow of Steve Jobs, the co-founder and former CEO of Apple Inc.

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1963 Birth Born on November 6, 1963.


1985 21 Years Old Powell Jobs achieved a BA degree from the University of Pennsylvania and a BSc degree in Economics (BSE) from the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania in 1985.
1991 27 Years Old 1 More Event
She received her MBA degree from the Stanford Graduate School of Business in 1991.


1997 33 Years Old In 1997, Powell Jobs and Carlos Watson co-founded College Track, a nonprofit organization in East Palo Alto with a mission of improving high school graduation, college enrollment, and college graduation rates for "under-resourced" communities--students of color and from low-income families. "Everybody graduates from high school and continues with their education," Powell Jobs has said in interviews. … Read More


2010 46 Years Old Powell Jobs was appointed by President Barack Obama in December 2010 to be a Member of the White House Council for Community Solutions, which is charged with advising the President on the best ways to help communities across America solve important social challenges around education and job creation. … Read More
2011 47 Years Old Powell Jobs turned her attention to non-profit entrepreneurship, focusing on education, women’s human rights, and the arts. As of 2011, she sits on the boards of directors of Teach for America; Global Fund for Women; KQED (PBS); EdVoice; New America Foundation; Stanford Schools Corporation; New Schools Venture Fund. … Read More
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