Lydia Dobyns

President & CEO
New Tech Network

Lydia Dobyns has combined careers as a technology entrepreneur and executive, with education policy and non-profit service. Her vision is a nation where we are proud of our public schools. Among the chief initiatives underway for New Tech Network are expanding and strengthening its network of 200 K-12 schools in 28 states, working with school districts and communities to start and sustain systemic change and further development of the Project-Based platform, Echo. Her entrepreneurial and executive career features work in the high tech, online services, consumer products and healthcare industries. She graduated with a B.A. in English from the University of California, Berkeley.

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