Jaime Bettcher

Jaime Bettcher is an Assistant Director with the Aspen Institute Business & Society Program. Jaime currently leads the Economic Mobility Fellowship for business leaders working to expand economic opportunity in the US. In the past she has overseen the portfolio of work with business schools, faculty and administrators and led programs, such as the Ideas Worth Teaching Awards, that seek to bring recognition and visibility to business curriculum aligned with the long-term health of society.


Previously, Jaime worked in the financial services industry – at Deutsche Bank and Nomura Securities – and then moved into the non-profit sector, overseeing technology projects for the NYC Marathon and the youth running programs at New York Road Runners – a 501c3 dedicated to addressing health and character development through physical fitness and road races. Before joining Aspen, Jaime got her MBA from Yale School of Management, where she focused her studies on business practices that impact systems of poverty and economic opportunity.

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