Jerry White, CEO of Global Impact Strategies (giStrat), is known for leading high-impact campaigns, three of which led to major international treaties: the Landmine Ban Treaty, the U.N. Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities; and the Cluster Munitions Ban Treaty. He shares in the 1997 Nobel Prize for Peace awarded to the International Campaign to Ban Landmines, having worked closely with the late Diana, Princess of Wales. White served as U.S. Deputy Assistant Secretary of State under President Barack Obama and Secretary of State Hillary Clinton, launching the Bureau of Conflict and Stabilization Operations. He writes about how trauma victims become resilient survivor-leaders in Getting Up When Life Knocks You Down. White co-chairs Global Covenant Partners, a nonprofit committed to reducing religion-related violence. He is a Senior Ashoka Fellow and Professor of Practice at the University of Virginia.