Co-Founder and Chief Executive Officer, PowerMyLearning
Elisabeth Stock built PowerMyLearning from a nascent non-profit in 1999 into a national leader in the K-12 personalized learning space. Recognized as an expert in her field, Elisabeth is a Pahara-Aspen Education Fellow and a life-long Ashoka fellow. She has given a TEDx talk and high-level briefings at the White House, the U.S. Department of Education, and the Federal Communications Commission. From 1996-97, Elisabeth served as a White House Fellow in the Office of the Vice President, where her experience as the principal architect of a government-wide ed tech program led her to launch PowerMyLearning a year later. Elisabeth was a high school teacher for two years while a Peace Corps volunteer and later worked for the World Bank on appropriate technology in Africa. She served for five years as a member of the MIT Board of Trustees and was the one of the youngest individual ever to be appointed to the MIT Executive Committee. Elisabeth has earned four degrees from MIT and also holds a patent for a medical device.