AUTHOR OF GRIT AND 2013 McARTHUR FELLOW
is a Professor of Psychology, founder and CEO of Character Lab, a non-profit with a mission to advance the science and practice of character development.
Largely considered one of the most coveted speakers
in her field, her TED Talk on grit has been viewed by millions. She has advised the White House, the World Bank,
NBA and NFL teams, as well as Fortune 500 CEOs.
Angela graduated with a degree in neurobiology from Harvard, followed by a neuroscience degree from Oxford and a doctorate in psychology from University of Pennsylvania.