Benjamin Riley

Exec Dir
Deans for Impact

Benjamin Riley is the founder and executive director of Deans for Impact, a national nonprofit organization working to ensure every child is taught by a well-prepared teacher. Prior to founding Deans for Impact, Ben conducted research on the New Zealand education system, worked as the policy director for NewSchools Venture Fund, and served as deputy attorney general for the State of California. He received his Bachelor’s degree from the University of Washington and J.D. from the Yale Law School.

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