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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.
Former teacher, design thinker and traveler. Loves the outdoors, helping empower young people, and eating ice cream.
Travel enthusiast. California native. Lived in Beijing for 4+ years. Loves walking tours, art exhibits, live music, and blue skies. Foodie.
Part storyteller, part listener. Julia combines her love of writing, design, and the web to connect people.
Educational pathfinder. Two decades in university admissions, study abroad, experiential learning, and educational travel.
Educator and coach. Endlessly curious. Loves travel, sleeping under the stars, poetry, and dance parties.
Ditched corporate life as a business analyst to launch a life coach business. Committed to guiding others towards purpose & inspired action.
A former career coach at Hack Reactor, Ben uses his Master’s degree in Counseling Psychology to geek out on music & psychoanalytic theory.
With a Masters in Social Work and over 10 years of experience helping young leaders across the US, Lauren is an inquirer & dream validator.
‘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.