Ted Archer is a seasoned business leader with a strong background in philanthropy and economic development. He's a master at solving complex problems, crafting innovative solutions, and building lasting strategic partnerships with various stakeholders in the corporate, government, and nonprofit sectors. His extensive experience in diversified roles makes him a versatile and effective executive with a bias for impact-focused initiatives.
Ted is a graduate of Washington and Lee University with a Bachelor of Arts in Public Policy and a Master of Public Administration (MPA) from the University of Pittsburgh. He started his career at The Kraft Heinz Company, where he worked as a Management and Human Capital Analyst. He also has experience in Washington DC's government, where he served as a Fellow and later as Chief of Staff. Ted spent some time as the Senior Manager for Small Business and Government Affairs at SourceAmerica.
He spent several years at JPMorgan Chase & Co. leading various initiatives, including as Executive Director of Small Business and Philanthropy, as well as Executive Director and Head of Business Partner Diversity. Ted is enthusiastic about public speaking and enjoys working in professional environments that foster creativity and collaboration.