Graduate, University of Cincinnati. Policy Adviser and Deputy Director, The Collaboratory, US Department of State; coordinates the Department's Education Diplomacy initiative and leads the Department's engagement with education technology, including Open Educational Resources and MOOCs. Manages the Department's MOOC Camp initiative, which offers free blended learning opportunities for students at over 97 US embassies. Has been a major contributor to the US Department of State's Youth Policy. Accomplished cellist. Interests: design, education technology, language learning.