Dave Adkisson

Former President and CEO
Kentucky Chamber of Commerce

Lexi Anderson

Senior Project Manager
Education Commission of the States

Tom Arnett

Senior Research Fellow
Clayton Christensen Institute

John Bailey

Visiting Fellow
American Enterprise Institute

Michelle Blakely

Program & Planning DIrector
First 5 San Mateo

Kerri Briggs

Cicero Social Impact, Ed Direction

Travis Burton

Manager of Public Affairs
Kentucky Chamber of Commerce

Billy Canary

Former President & CEO
Business Council of Alabama

Karen Cator

President & CEO
Digital Promise

Ann Cattalini Sinclair

State & Local Partnerships
XQ Institute

Jimmy Clarke

Senior Director & State Policy
HCM Strategists

Alex Cortez

Managing Partner, Education Portfolio
New Profit

Christopher Cross

FourPoint Education Partners

David Dunn

D2 Srategies

Michelle Exstrom

Group Director, Education Program
National Conference of State Legislatures

Jaime Fall

UpSkill America

Andy Goodman

Co-Founder and Director
The Goodman Center

Aimee Guidera

Former President & CEO
Data Quality Campaign

Katie Hagan

Research Associate
Edunomics Lab at Georgetown University

Isabelle Hau

Investment Planner
Omidyar Network

Kati Haycock

Former CEO and Founder
The Education Trust

David Keeling

Founding Partner

John B. King, Jr.

Former U.S. Secretary of Education, President and CEO
The Education Trust

Lazaro Lopez

Associate Superintendent for Teaching and Learning

Mike Magee

Chiefs for Change

Carmel Martin

Managing Director for State and Local Partnerships
Emerson Collective

Kathleen Mathers

Education Strategy Group

Laurie Mays

Talent Pipeline Project Manager
Kentucky Chamber of Commerce

Michael McShane

Director of National Research

Geoffrey A. Nagle

President & CEO
Erikson Institute

Dipesh Navsaria


Gavin Payne

GPC Advisors

Elliot Regenstein

Foresight Law + Policy

Roberto Rodriguez

President & CEO
Teach Plus

Deb Sanchez

Assistant Professor & Director of Educational Leadership and Policy Studies
Corporation for Public Broadcasting

Melissa Schlinger

Vice President of Practice and Programs
Collaborative For Academic, Social, And Emotional Learning

James Shuls

Assistant Professor & Director of Educational Leadership and Policy Studies
University of Missouri - St. Louis

Quentin Suffren

National Director, Policy

Aly Tamboura

Manager, Justice and Opportunity Initiative
Chan Zuckerberg Initiative

Sara Tracy

Talent Pipeline Project Manager
Kentucky Chamber Workforce Center

Mike Wang

Impact for Education

Joe Walters

Co-Founder and CEO

John White

Former State Superintendent of Education
State of Louisiana

Cindi Williams

HCM Strategists

Matt Williams

Executive Vice President & Chief Strategy Officer

Kathyrn Zekus

Senior Associate for Federal Policy
Advance CTE