Jeff Wilson is CEO at KASITA, where he works with his company to develop an innovative approach to housing.
With a diverse educational background in feilds ranging from GIS to public health, Jeff received his bachelor’s degree from Texas A&M University, his masters from Texas State University, his PhD from University of Canterbury and was a post-doctoral student at Harvard University.
Jeff’s work has been featured in articles from some of the most prestigues news sources including the New York Times and The Washington Post.
Additionally, he has been awarded the UT System Regents’ Outstanding Teaching Award, the 2016 SXSW Interactive Innovation Award and was named one of the World’s Most Innovative Companies of 2016.
- What prompted you to pursue such a diverse education? Did you always have a vision or idea of what you wanted to do and choose your educational path based on that?
- What are some of the challenges you face as CEO of your company?