Rich Sedmak

Senior Fellow and Social Entrepreneur in Residence

Rich is an entrepreneur, angel investor and educator.

Rich currently serves as the Founder of Schoolyard Ventures, an organization that has helped over 2,000 youth launch social impact ventures and projects. He also serves as Co-founder and Board Chair at Clarity Financial, a financial technology company that has built a suite of products to address education affordability.

Rich previously served as Board Chair at Peerpal (acquired by Graduway) and as Board Chair at the Seybert Foundation, one of Philadelphia’s oldest charitable foundations. He was a member of the Regional Strategy and Leadership Committee of the Philanthropy Network Greater Philadelphia.