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Jordan Kassalow is Founder and Co-Chairman of the Board at VisionSpring and the EYElliance. He is also the Founder of the Global Health Policy Program at the Council on Foreign Relations, where he served as an Adjunct Senior Fellow from 1999 to 2004, and Co-Founder of Scojo New York. He has served as Director of the Onchocerciasis (Riverblindness) Division at Helen Keller International. He serves on the board of directors for the Jerusalem Foundation. Jordan is a Draper Richards Fellow, an Ashoka Fellow, the recipient of the prestigious Skoll Award for Social Entrepreneurship, and the inaugural winner of the John McNulty Prize. Jordan received his doctorate of optometry from the New England College of Optometry and completed his fellowship in preventive ophthalmology and his Master's in public health from Johns Hopkins. Jordan is also a practicing optometrist and senior partner at Drs. Farkas, Kassalow, Resnick, PC. He and his wife, Erica, and their three children live in New York City. He is a 2005 Henry Crown Fellow of The Aspen Institute and a member of the Aspen Global Leadership Network.