Sad news has reached us. Alexander “Sasha” Kagansky has passed away. Sasha was one of the most active GYA members and a true inspiration. We’re deeply affected by his untimely death and grieve with his family and friends.

Please consider donating to the GYA’s Sasha Kagansky Memorial Fund. All donations will go exclusively to Sasha’s family to help defray funeral expenses.

Sasha was a Global Young Academy Member from 2015-2020, and in this time he made countless meaningful connections and initiated and collaborated on many inspiring projects. Below are links to only some of his accomplishments in connection to the GYA.