The Goldin Institute is staffed by a diverse group of talented and committed individuals around the world working towards a common goal of creating real local and global change rooted in the power of communities determining their own futures.

Travis Rejman is the founding Executive Director of the Goldin Institute, a global non-profit based in Chicago that has inspired, equipped and connected grassroots leaders in over 50 countries over the last nineteen years. Prior to working with Diane Goldin to create and launch the Goldin Institute in 2002, Travis served as Director for the Council for a Parliament of the World's Religions, leading the development of the international program for the 2004 Parliament of the World's Religions and launching the Partner Cities Network. Most recently, Travis has been focused on supporting the Goldin Global Fellows and the Chicago Peace Fellows programs and refining the GATHER platform to support communities of practice as they learn and work together to tackle tough issues across boundaries. Travis has worked on the ground with community leaders in Asia, Europe, Africa, the Middle-East and South and North America. 

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