DAVID T. HSU, PHD
Board Co-Vice Chair
David T. Hsu is a Director at Omidyar Network, the social change venture established by philanthropists Pam and Pierre Omidyar. He leads the Building Cultures of Belonging portfolio team and was previously part of the future sensing unit.
David brings 20 years of experience as a strategist and social scientist via earlier roles at the Hollywood-based cultural consultancy Propper Daley, grassroots campaign startup NationBuilder, University of Pennsylvania, and U.S. Department of Justice Antitrust Division (technology section).
Growing up Chinese-American, Southern Baptist, and in the closet, David became skeptical of “us versus them” after 9/11 and earned his PhD in Politics at Princeton. In 2018, he wrote “Untethered: A Primer on Social Isolation.” David serves as board co-chair at Inclusive Action for the City and co-vice chair at CoGenerate.