Todd Bloom has extensive experience providing leadership and strategic development services to education entrepreneurs, institutions, state departments and research organizations. He holds a Ph.D. in education leadership and policy studies from University of Wisconsin-Madison and serves as Associate Research Professor at the University of Virginia's Curry School of Education. Todd came to W/A from the Jefferson Education Exchange, where he served as Chief Academic Officer, advising education technology entrepreneurs on how to best execute and leverage research. Prior to this position, Todd served as Chief Academic Officer at Hobsons. In addition to his full-time role with W/A, Todd retains a faculty appointment at UVA.