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Education Spotlight: Great Minds

Great Minds Website

Creator of the following products:

Lynne Munson

Founder & CEO of Great Minds

Serves as a Director and on Leadership Team of Great Minds

Lynne Munson has served as President and Executive Director of Common Core since its founding in 2007. In nine years Lynne has made Great Minds an influential advocate for the liberal arts and sciences and a noted provider of CCSS (Common Core State Standards) -based curriculum tools.


Director at Great Minds

Tom is a Co-Founder and Managing Director at A-Street. Prior to A-Street, Tom was a Managing Director at Berkshire Partners and an investor at General Atlantic and Goldman Sachs. Tom chairs the boards of Teach for America Massachusetts and Mighty Earth, a leading environmental advocacy group. He is an Advisor to Gratitude Railroad, an impact investment community and Climate Finance Action, an advocacy effort focused on state treasury decision makers. Tom is also a Trustee of the Boston Symphony Orchestra and serves on the board of the Community Music Center of Boston. Tom is passionate about companies and platforms that help to achieve a more equitable, just society and a sustainable future.


Director at Great Minds

Marc Sternberg is Co-Founder and Managing Director of A-Street. Prior to launching A-Street, Marc served as K-12 Program Director at the Walton Family Foundation where he led the foundation’s initiatives to improve elementary and secondary education for all of our nation’s children by empowering parents with quality options. Marc previously served as Senior Deputy Chancellor at the New York City Department of Education and education advisor on policy and strategy to Mayor Michael R. Bloomberg. ‍ Marc founded the Bronx Lab School, an unscreened New York City public high school, and served as its principal from 2004-2009.  He was a 1995 Teach For America corps member in the Bronx. Marc holds a B.A. in politics from Princeton University, and a joint M.B.A. and Masters in Education from Harvard University. He was selected as a 2009-2010 White House Fellow.

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by Michelle McGaffney

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