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Education enthusiast. Iced-coffee addict. Loves practicing Mandarin every chance he gets, going on long runs, and singing in the shower.
Travel enthusiast. California native. Lived in Beijing for 4+ years. Loves walking tours, art exhibits, live music, and blue skies. Foodie.
With a Masters in Social Work and over 10 years of experience helping young leaders across the US, Lauren is an inquirer & dream validator.
Globetrotter. Redwood Worshipper. Mother of 2. Classical Indian dancer since age 3. Believer in the transformative power of education.
Educational pathfinder. Two decades in university admissions, study abroad, experiential learning, and educational travel.
A former career coach at Hack Reactor, Ben uses his Master’s degree in Counseling Psychology to geek out on music & psychoanalytic theory.
Sociologist at the intersection of education and cross-cultural immersion. Gap year alumnus. Avid taco enthusiast.
Biologist, anthropologist, knitter, baker, salsa dancer, yoga and Pilates instructor. Avid reader and world travel addict.
Global citizen with a deep passion for new cultures and experiences. Enjoys providing this transformative experience for students.
A returned Peace Corps volunteer who enjoys traveling, the outdoors, playing sports, and life’s serendipitous moments.
‘Hacking Your Education’ author, Forbes 30 Under 30. Loves learning, chocolate, and travel.
Michael is a partner at Learn Capital, keeping his eye on ed tech and advisor to New Schools Venture Fund.
Lisa is an educator, life-long learner, community organizer and an influencer.
Graham is the Managing Director and founder of Edvocate Capital. He is a advisor in the ed tech space.
Daniel Pianko is a founding Managing Director of University Ventures
Jake Schwartz is Co-Founder and CEO of General Assembly
Ted has over 19 years of experience in early-stage venture investing, focusing on software & information services.