- President and Chief Executive Officer, Network for Teaching Entrepreneurship (NFTE), USA
BA in Political Science, Claremont Colleges. Former Member of the Board, New Jersey Transit and Amtrak. Since 2000, focus shifted to reform of US education system, incl. advising Mayor of Newark, New Jersey, and NY City Schools Chancellor; since 2008, Pres. and CEO, Network for Teaching Entrepreneurship. Former Fellow, Broad Urban Superintendents Academy. Chairman of the Board, KIPP Team Schools, Newark. Vice-Chair, President Obama's Advisory Council on Financial Capability. Author of: Teen Business Blasts Off (2010); Life Lessons: Educating the Next Entrepreneurs (2011). Co-Author: Educating the Next Wave of Entrepreneurs (2009); Youth Entrepreneurship in America-Policymakers Action Guide (2010).