Michael Crow

President of Arizona State University

Michael Crow is the sixteenth President of Arizona State University, the ”#1 most innovative” school in the nation by U.S. News & World Report (2016-2020). 

He has been an advisor to the U.S. Departments of State, Commerce, and Energy, as well as defence and intelligence agencies. He serves as Chairman of the Board for In-Q-Tel and has advised several nation-states on matters of knowledge enterprise development. 

Under his leadership, ASU has established twenty-five new transdisciplinary schools and launched trailblazing multidisciplinary initiatives including the Biodesign Institute, the Julie Ann Wrigley Global Institute of Sustainability, and important initiatives in the humanities and social sciences.