MatchMaker Education Labs' Mission Driven Team
 

Michael Jay - A founding member of Apple Classroom of Tomorrow and Founder and architect of the renowned organization, MediaSeek, Michael is a recognized learning industry leader. Success in driving scalable, sustainable improvement earned Michael the 2020 EdTech Industry Impact Award. Michael is highly skilled at assembling high performing teams that generate breakthrough solutions and make measurable differences in the lives of all learners. LinkedIn

Eileen Lento - Former lead of the Education World-Wide Marketing and Advocacy Team at Intel Corporation, Eileen is a retired Air Force Officer and former faculty member in the School of Education and Social Policy at Northwestern University. Eileen brings a truly unique blend of expertise ranging from deep subject knowledge, proven business acumen, management-leadership know-how, and an entrepreneurial spirit. LinkedIn

Brandt Redd – Former CTO of the Smarter Balanced Assessment Consortium, Brandt is a successful serial entrepreneur, CTO, and acclaimed education technology visionary. Brandt has shepherded four startups including Agilix and Ancestry to profitability. Renowned for expertise that spans from the strategic to the highly technical, Brandt is a recognized community leader and influencer in technology standards associated with education. LinkedIn

Melissa Rich – Founder & CEO of InterSchola (Inc. Magazine’s 5000 Fastest Growing Companies list), Melissa is an award-winning social impact entrepreneur and venture capital professional. Named one of BusinessWeek’s Top 5 Social Entrepreneurs, Women 2.0’s Female Founder to Watch, and San Francisco Women’s Initiative Woman Entrepreneur, Melissa adeptly drives market strategy, scalable growth, and measurable impact models. LinkedIn