Hannah Richards

Hannah Richards is a 2021 full-time MBA candidate who is passionate about the rural economic development space given her family roots in upstate New York. Prior to the MBA, Hannah spent six years' as a business development recruiter for foreign aid and humanitarian assistance projects focused on agricultural and rural economic development. These experiences, along with the skills from her MBA, have prompted her to turn to addressing challenges to help rural America overcome barriers to growth and success.


Hannah currently serves as the ROI Scholars Program Manager and is responsible for program oversight, logistics and management for students and external partners. 

Sunrise over the Wheat Field

Business for Impact


Georgetown University

37th and O Streets NW, Rafik B. Hariri Building, Suite 320

Washington, D.C. 20057