Michael Staton, Partner at Learn Capital and Venture Partner at NewSchools Venture Fund, is one of the most visible people in the EdTech ecosystem.
He is the founder and former CEO of Uversity, an active advisor
to Gap Year and Dev Bootcamp, and works with companies like Degreed
and Quizlet on a regular basis. He is the "catalyst" of Startup
Alley at both EDUCAUSE and Sloan-C, and sits on the advisory board
of SxSW EDU, the Education Innovation Summit, and the Higher
Education Working Group of the American Enterprise Institute.