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Welcome to Kevin Cao’s website!

Kevin Cao is a Global Development Studies major at UVA. A Jefferson Scholar, Echols Scholar, and Meriwether Lewis Fellow, Kevin has been recognized for his leadership and scholarship across diverse local, national, and international platforms.

One of Kevin’s earlier accomplishments, co-founding non-profit Growth and Inspiration through Volunteering and Education (GIVE), remains a touchstone of his overall approach to community development. He now serves on the Board of Directors and helps the organization continue to strategically grow its impact on 1000+ students across the Washington, D.C. metropolitan area.

Recently, Kevin conducted an interdisciplinary research project in Siuna, Nicaragua. The project, which ran from 2014 to 2016, was centered on expanding efficacy of water infrastructure in Central America. He was honored by President Bill Clinton at the 2015 Clinton Global Initiative University for his research.

In summer of 2016, Kevin worked as an intern at a major consulting firm in Silicon Valley. Previously, Kevin also completed internships with the Bank of America, the YMCA, the University of Virginia, and George Mason University.