Shaun Johnson co-Founded the StartUp Institute in the United States, which is an international edtech start-up that equips individuals with skills, networks, and mindsets to succeed as startup employees. The StartUp Institute encourages its members to support the innovation economy and local technology ecosystems. As a multi-talented developer, educator, and microfinance guru, Johnson currently serves as Entrepreneur-in-Residence at the Georgetown University McDonough School of Business, where he advises current Georgetown students and alumni on early stage endeavors. In addition to being a Rising Star Mentor and a Patriot Bootcamp Mentor at TechStars, he is a regular blogger for the Huffington Post, Quora, Medium, and Reddit, amongst other media outlets. Known for his dynamism and passion for bringing technology and people together, Johnson is a trailblazer in the field of diversity and innovation.