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Stephen DeBerry makes and manages investments that align strong financial returns with positive social impact. He is the founder of Bronze Investments and formerly a partner at Kapor Capital, Investment Director at Omidyar Network and Trustee and Member of the Investment Committee at The California Endowment. He earned a Bachelor’s degree in Anthropology with highest honors from UCLA as well as a Master’s in Social Anthropology and MBA degrees from The University of Oxford. He is a Marshall Scholar and Aspen Institute Crown Fellow who Ebony Magazine and The Root separately named one of the 100 most powerful African Americans in the US. In 2013 he was a member of Expedition Denali, the first all African American mountaineering expedition to ascend Denali, the highest mountain in North America. The film "An American Ascent" documents that expedition. He lives in Mill Valley, California with his wife and two daughters.Stephen is a 2004 Henry Crown Fellow of The Aspen Institute and a member of the Aspen Global Leadership Network.