June 13, 2012

Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation 4th Annual Convener’s Conference

In his capacity as CEO and director of the Edvance Foundation, Brian Mitchell attended the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation’s Postsecondary Success Grantee Forum, an annual gathering of postsecondary success program grant recipients. During the three-day conference, Mitchell met with senior Gates Foundation officials and prospective partners about their potential involvement with the Edvance Foundation’s Nexpectation Network, a program that facilitates and supports the enrollment of students from community colleges and other two-year institutions at private colleges and universities nationwide.