Ruthe Farmer BA ’92


Ruthe Farmer BA ’92 lives near Boulder, Colorado. She is CEO and founder of the Last Mile Education Fund, a national nonprofit focused on degree attainment for low-income tech and engineering students. Launched in January 2020, Last Mile has raised more than $5 million to support striving students through just-in-time financial and social support and was named a finalist for the $40 Million Equality Can’t Wait Challenge. Farmer was named a Schmidt Futures Innovation Fellow in March 2021.