Mr. EdTech Enthusiast
I’m a Strategy and Partnerships manager at a leading EdTech startup turned public company who manages technology upskilling initiatives and partnerships with leading technology providers (Google, AWS, MSFT) across the African continent and domestically. I am passionate about the impact that education and technology can have on society.
Undergrad School: Brigham Young University
Undergrad Major: Economics
Age: 27, Ethnicity: White
Extracurriculars: 2 year church service mission in Central America, Local LDS church unit administrative and leadership volunteer, Pro Bono consulting work to reduce homelessness in Salt Lake City
Title: Strategy Manager
Length of Employment: 2 yrs, 6 mos
Title: Business Analyst
Company: Boutique Firm
Length of Employment: 1 yr
Big Life Wins:
I developed, secured funding and managed a multi-year program to upskill 85,000+ developers in mobile technologies across the African continent, with particular emphasis in Kenya, Nigeria, Ethiopia and South Africa.
Post MBA Goal:
I’d like to pursue consulting (MBB) before ultimately heading back into the EdTech sector or use my MBA as an opportunity to network with other individuals interested in the intersection of education, technology and social impact to found/join an EdTech startup or education-focused VC firm.