Lawrence Cann ’13BUS
Founder + CEO
Street Soccer USA

Lawrence Cann is the founder and CEO of Street Soccer USA, a leading organization in the use of sport for social change. Lawrence was recognized with the 2017 NYU Sports & Business Society’s Philanthropy Award, was selected to the inaugural class of AMEX Ashoka Emerging Global Leaders in Social Entrepreneurship. He has also been honored by People Magazine, being named a Hero Among Us in 2009 and as the 2010 winner of the Kuykendall Award for Community Service by his alma mater, Davidson College.

Lawrence is an MBA graduate of Columbia University, where he spent time planning the growth and development of Street Soccer USA as a social enterprise.