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Milken Scholar 2011
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David Tang-Quan

Nonprofit Management


David is currently based in Bogotá, Colombia, where he serves as a Project Manager for Enveritas, a nonprofit organization connecting smallholder coffee farming communities to the global sustainable coffee supply chain.

Prior to Enveritas, David lived in Nyamata, Rwanda, as the Chief of Staff at EarthEnable, a social enterprise providing affordable flooring to improve health outcomes in rural communities across East Africa. Before that, David was an analyst for Innosight, a Boston-based strategy and innovation consulting firm focused on helping businesses grow through disruptive innovation. There, he worked with Fortune 500 companies across a variety of industries, including healthcare, TMT, and consumer goods, in order to help them develop and launch new businesses that allow them to own the future.

Particularly passionate about international and community development, David would love to connect with individuals in the nonprofit sector. David graduated from Harvard with a degree in Economics and minor in Global Health and Health Policy. He spent his four years at Harvard serving at the Harvard Square Homeless Shelter, eventually becoming the Administrative Director.

High school:  Palos Verdes Peninsula High School


College Year Degree
Harvard College
Cambridge, MA
2015 A.B. Economics

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David Tang-Quan (MS '11)

David Tang-Quan, MS '11, is the new Chief of Staff at EarthEnable, a social enterprise in Rwanda which focuses on providing affordable flooring that can be washed, cleaned, and used to create a healthy home environment for the over 1 billion people who currently have dirt floors in their homes. David received his degree in economics from Harvard College.