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advisors & Heroes

Our Trusted Allies

Phil Komarny
VP Innovation, Salesforce
Chris Purifoy
CEO, Chairman, Cofounder
Fumbi Chima
Chief Information Officer, Adidas
Previously CIO, 20th Century Fox, Burberry, Walmart Asia
Jacksón Smith
Cofounder, Chief Technology Officer
Carissa Carter
Director, d.school at Stanford
Previously Google, Herman Miller
Manjula Dissanayake
President, Educate Lanka Foundation
Judit Arenas
Senior VP, Office of the CEO, APCO Worldwide
John Kao
Innovator
Harvard Business School, World Economic Forum
Mark Simon
COO, Pnuema33
Taylor Kendal
Chief Program Officer
Previously U.S. Dept. of Education
Phil Komarny
VP Innovation, Salesforce
Gregory Nadeau
Public Consulting Group
Ed 3.0 Network, IMS CASE, OpenSALT
Phil Long
Special Advisor, ASU & Trusted Learner Network
Matt Gee
Co-Founder & CEO, BrightHive
T3 Innovation Network
Chris Purifoy
CEO, Chairman, Cofounder
Jacksón Smith
Cofounder, Chief Technology Officer
Ana C. Rold
Cofounder, Chief Marketing Officer
Publisher, Diplomatic Courier, Chief Editor, G7, G20, APEC
Chloe Autio
AI Policy Strategist, Intel Corporation
Frank Martinez
Co-founder, CTO, BLOCKxStudio, previously Microsoft, IBM
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Janet Rafner
Director of Learning, Science at Home
Center for Hybrid Intelligence
Nam-ho Park
Co-Founder, Product Lead, BLOCKxStudio
Mark Miller
Managing Partner, Good Harbor Partners
Jonathan Haber
Chief Learner, Degree of Freedom Project
Alex Jackl
CEO & Founder, Bardic Systems
Jim Goodell
Senior Analyst, QIP
Common Education Data Standards (CEDS)
Marsali Hancock
President & CEO, EP3 Foundation
Brandt Redd
CTO, Matchmaker Education Labs
T3 Innovation Network
Dan Gohl
Chief Academic Officer, Broward County Public Schools
Matthew Hailstone
Solutions Architect, Brigham Young University
Simone Ravaioli
Digitary, Director of Strategic Partnerships
Dominic Regester
Program Director, Salzburg Global Seminar and Executive Committee, Karanga
Previously British Council
Hiram Chodosh
President, Claremont McKenna College
Michael Nettles
Senior VP for the Policy, Evaluation and Research Center of ETS
Alex Philp, Ph.D.
Founder, CTO, Data Scientist, Adelos
Previously, NASA & IBM
Daniella Foster
Global VP & Head, Public Affairs & Sustainability, Bayer
Previously, Senior Director Hilton, Mars, and U.S. Department of State
John Lenac
Instructor, Berklee, Blockchain Expert
Previously, Global Director, Yahoo!
Chloe Autio
AI Policy Strategist, Intel Corporation
Bob Sumner
Associate Director & Principal Research Scientist, Disney Research
Tim Sullivan
Founder, Oceanic Partners
Reggie Watson
Regulatory Compliance Counsel, NAFCU
Previously, U.S. Department of Justice
Alexia D’Arco
Strategic Planning Advisor, Office of the Secretary of Defense
Young Professionals in Foreign Policy
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Diane Whitehead
Executive Director at Assoc. for Childhood Education International
Jay Latta
Previously Strategic Planning & Innovation, BMW Group
Jonathan Gregory
Senior Advisor, Yorktown Solutions
Previously SVP, APCO Worldwide
Jacob Sherson
Director and Founder, Science at Home
Janet Rafner
Director of Learning, Science at Home
Center for Hybrid Intelligence
John Meany
Director of Forensics, Claremont McKenna College
Danny Laker
Previously Accenture
Arif Khan
Co-Founder Alethea
Previously, CMO SingularityNET & Accounts Director LinkedIn
Anders Hedberg, Ph.D.
Sr Advisor, Diplomatic Courier
President, Hedberg Consulting
Christine Nasserghodsi
Co-Founder, Mirai
Contributor, Forbes & Huffington Post
Abby Solomon
Executive Director, SEIU 775 Benefits Group
Megan Devlin
Director of Communications & Marketing, Meridian International Center
Jason Griffey
Director of Strategic Initiatives, NISO
Walter Balser
Writer-researcher, Creator of Open Partnership Education Network (OPEN)
Louka Parry
CEO & Founder - The Learning Future
Previously Education Changemakers
Dominic Regester
Program Director, Salzburg Global Seminar and Executive Committee, Karanga
Previously British Council
Jeremy Abbett
Creative Evangelist
Previously Google

What We're up Against

Archenemies

SKILLSJOBS

Skills Gap

Educating with 19th century tools, in 20th century classrooms, to learn 21st century skills doesn't work.

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STIFLED INNOVATION

Centralization

Controlling data and information stifles innovation and coordination. Data should be fuel for the commonwealth.

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BAD ACTORS

Confusion

Blockchain is largely misunderstood due to bad actors, lack of regulation, and poor communication.

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HIRING PRACTICES

Inequality

Discrimination in education and hiring ignores true merit and skills for unfair bias, undermining the commonwealth.

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