Michael Davidson is CEO of Gen Next and the Gen Next Foundation. Gen Next is a social enterprise made up of a community of generational leaders who shape economic opportunity, education reform, global security, and culture. The Gen Next Foundation is a venture philanthropy arm that invests in creative solutions to systemic problems. In support of building a broad coalition of leaders, Mr. Davidson leads strategy and policy for the Gen Equity PACs (GEP) of Gen Next. He developed GEP explicitly to establish government partnerships that are highly relational and issues-focused, looking beyond election cycles. Mr. Davidson has held leadership positions in membership organizations, concierge medicine, education media for social and emotional learning, and counter extremism. He earned a bachelor’s degree from the University of California, Berkeley.