Meet Jim Shelton, Data Champion Summit 2017's Keynote Speaker!


(Mariel Matze, Schoolzilla) #1

We are thrilled to welcome Mr. James “Jim” Shelton to Data Champion Summit 2017 as our keynote speaker and as a member of our community of data-driven education leaders!

Jim Shelton is the **President of Education for the Chan Zuckerberg Initiative** and was most recently President & Chief Impact Officer of 2U, Inc. Previously, the **Deputy Secretary of the U.S. Department of Education** and the **Program Director for Education at the Gates Foundation**, he has held a broad range of management, policy, and programmatic roles, which have made a meaningful social impact. Jim holds a bachelor's degree in computer science from Morehouse College as well as master’s degrees in both business administration and education from Stanford. He resides in Washington, D.C., with his wife Sonia and their two sons.

As he prepares his remarks, what topics would you most like to hear Jim and our other speakers address?