Innovators of Color

Bethlam Forsa


Savvas Learning Company

Bethlam Forsa is chief executive officer of Savvas Learning Company, a global next-generation learning solutions provider for K-12 education. A dynamic and visionary leader whose career in education and publishing spans over two decades, Bethlam is committed to the idea that a quality education has the power to shape lives, inspire new ways of thinking, and build better communities. With an innovation mindset and a focus on technology’s potential to personalize teaching and learning experiences, she is a recognized trailblazer and changemaker.

Prior to Savvas, Bethlam held leadership positions at two major education publishing companies and the global professional services and consulting firm Accenture. One of a few women at the helm of a major learning-solutions company, Bethlam has guided Savvas to take an industry-leading position with its innovative and award-winning product lines, highest-quality curriculum and assessment tools that empower educators and meet the needs of all learners.