Uthman Olagoke is a strategic program and project manager experienced in program development and delivery, and data-driven interventions in the civic and public sectors. Currently, Uthman is a manager at 100 Resilient Cities, an initiative pioneered by the Rockefeller Foundation to help cities around the world become more resilient to growing city challenges of the 21st century. His focus is with helping North American cities by providing project management support, technical and organizational assistance, quality control and coordination support in the development and implementation of each city’s resilience strategy. Prior to joining 100 Resilient Cities, Uthman worked at Citymart, a civic-tech platform where he managed strategic partnerships with global cities and impact-oriented organizations to connect them to innovative solutions and best practices around the world to address local community problems.
Additionally, Uthman has previously worked as a project lead at Bennett Midland, a management consulting firm working with public agencies, non-profits, and other civic organizations. Uthman graduated from Dartmouth College in 2011 with a degree in Government and Sociology.