Watch Rye Barcott at the 2011 Aspen Ideas Festival spend ’2.5 Minutes With genConnect.’ We connected with the author of It Happened On the Way to War.
Click the play button below to watch genConnect Creative Director Kelly Hayes interview Barcott on his organization Carolina for Kibera, his experience in the U.S. Marines and how integrity is the route to change:open source video, online video platform, video streaming, video solutions
Rye Barcott is the Co-Founder of Carolina for Kibera, an organization aimed at empowering youths and stopping violence. Barcott served in the U.S. Marine Corps for five years in Africa, Bosnia and the Horn of Africa. After his service, Barcott earned master’s degrees in business and public administration from Harvard University. He was named a World Economic Forum Young Global Leader and currently works at Duke Energy. Barcott is the author of It Happened On the Way to War: A Marine’s Path to Peace about the founding of Carolina for Kibera.
genConnect is credentialed press at the 2011 Aspen Ideas Festival in Aspen, Colo., where we are interviewing the premier speakers and attendees at the conference. For more of our video interviews and articles from the Ideas Festival, click here.