Luke Burchell

About Luke Burchell

Luke joined the Social Entrepreneur Corps and Community Enterprise Solutions team in 2009 after having lived for almost two years in highlands of Guatemala. His first role was in expanding the Micro Consignment Model to a new department of Guatemala and guiding Social Entprereneur Corps teams. In 2011 Luke lead the first Social Entrepreneur Corps program in South Africa in order to develop an organizational presence in the country and pilot MCM activities. After a successful year in South Africa and the initation of official partnerships Luke headed a MCM outreach initative in Mexico and continued to train local organisations . Luke is now the Innovations Project Manager of Guatemala and also leads the SEC U21 and Engineering for Impact programmes.
“It's very hard to stop doing things you're used to doing. You almost have to dismantle yourself and scatter it all around and then put a blindfold on and put it back together so that you avoid old habits.” -Tom Waits