Pace University's Entrepreneurship Lab
Art Gillman graduated with a degree in Psychology from the University of Connecticut in 1992, and embarked on a nine year journey living abroad and working for a variety of organizations, primarily in the non-profit sector. Over this period, his varied roles included working as an English teacher in Taiwan; working as a journalist and in a TV camera crew in Costa Rica; volunteering in a homeless shelter for Mexican and Central American refugees on the border of Texas and Mexico; acting as a political tour guide for a U.S. NGO in Guatemala; and a period working on a kibbutz, studying Hebrew, and working for a human rights organization in Israel. In 2002, he moved to New York City to work as a bilingual interviewer on two public health research studies. He currently lives in Brooklyn, New York, where he is developing a non-profit start-up.