HGSE Alumni are Changing the World Through Education.
Through their work across all areas of the education sector, our alumni work to ensure that every child has the opportunity to fulfill his or her potential.
Here are just a few of the ways in which HGSE alumni shape the lives of learners through their teaching, leadership, policymaking, advocacy, entrepreneurship, and research. Please check back occasionally for new stories that illustrate how HGSE alumni are making a difference.
Scott Bustabad, Ed.M.'15 – Physics Teacher, Camden Public Schools (NJ)
Jenny Kostka, Ed.M.'15 – Physics and Astronomy Teacher, South Shore Public Charter School
Darienne Driver, Ed.M.'06, Ed.D.'14 – president and CEO, United Way for Southeastern Michigan
Josh Delaney, Ed.M.'14 – Senior Education Policy Advisor to Massachusetts Senator Elizabeth Warren
Kari Croft, Ed.M.'15 – Founder and Principal, DaVinci RISE High (Los Angeles); XQ Super School winner
Guadalupe Guerrero, Ed.M.'02, Ed.M.'09, Ed.D.'15 – Superintendent, Portland Public Schools (OR)
Rebecca Holcombe, Ed.M.'04, Ed.D.'16 – Secretary of Education, State of Vermont
Douglas Wood, Ed.M.'96, Ed.D.'00 – Senior Fellow on Justic and Equity, Aspen Institute; 2018 HGSE Alumni Council Award winner
Elaine Townsend Utin, Ed.M.'16 – Co-Executive Director, Scholars' Latino Initiative
John Merrow, Ed.D.'73 – Former education correspondent, PBS Newshour and NPR
Adam Seldow, E.d.M.'03, Ed.D.'10 – Head of Education Partnerships, Facebook
Ghazal Gulati, Ed.M.'15 – Cofounder and COO, Meraki (Delhi, India nonprofit)