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Madison Gove (She/Her/Hers)

Madison Gove
Company/Title:
Program Manager, Social Innovation Initiative at McCombs
Specialties:
Marketing, social entrepreneurship, public affairs, education

LinkedIn | Madison is a Senior Program Manager with the Global Sustainability Leadership Institute at UT Austin. She received a Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA) degree from the Business Honors and Marketing programs at The McCombs School of Business in 2017. She also earned a Master of Public Affairs (MPAff) degree from The LBJ School in 2019. Her primary interest is in using entrepreneurship to foster sustainable social change, especially in the realm of education. During her undergraduate years, Madison led Students for Wema and Texas Enactus, two student organizations at UT Austin focused on social entrepreneurship. As part of these groups, Madison helped a village create a micro-enterprise bakery to sustain a school in Bukembe, Kenya. Madison’s prior work experience includes an education programming internship with NASA’s Johnson Space Center in 2015, an app development internship and consulting role at the education-based social enterprise BridgeEdU, and a higher education research internship at Trellis Company. Madison is excited to continue building the future of sustainability education at UT Austin through her role with the GSLI.

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