John Jordan

John Jordan

Founder of Fight for Light

2012 Black Male Achievement Fellow

Fight For Light will offer a transformational experience for students of Historically Black Colleges and Universities. We will recruit high performing students to become change agents for environmental sustainability in low-income communities.


John Jordan is a graduate of Morehouse College with BA in Business Finance and a minor is Leadership Studies and Economics. While at Morehouse, he founded an organization and created a student development curriculum entitled Resurgence of the Crown and was selected as a JPMorganChase Leadership Studies Scholar. After graduation, he served as an Oprah Winfrey South African Fellow assisting youth living with HIV/AIDS and supported several organizations working to increase access to education throughout townships surrounding Johannesburg and Cape Town. He also worked at UBS Investment Bank in Fixed Income Sales & Trading. As of 2017, John Jordan is a member of the leadership team of Remix: The Soul of InnovationSM, an innovation management collaboration designed in line with sustainability’s framework of Social, Economic & Environmental triple-bottom line. He represents the economic aspect of the triple bottom line.