Ashley Beckner

Ashley Beckner

Venture Partner


Ashley Beckner is a former elementary school operator and recovering finance professional who joined Imaginable Futures and Omidyar Network to drive progress toward the vital importance of early experiences and brain development as the foundation for lifelong success. Prior, Ashley built and ran the non-instructional side of Bricolage Academy, an innovative, socioeconomically diverse, startup charter elementary school in New Orleans, Louisiana, as its founding director of finance, strategy, and operations. Ashley also spent a summer as an Education Pioneers Fellow with the Silicon Schools Fund. Ashley began her career at Morgan Stanley as an investment banking analyst focused on the real estate sector and as a special projects associate working on a series of internal company projects.

Tuesday, March 31st

3:30 pm
4:10 pm
Kilimanjaro, Seaport H, Seaport Tower, 2nd Level
Live Stream
Live Stream

What are the investment opportunities in early childhood development? What will it take to create transformative change in early childhood in the next decade? How do traditional and alternative sources of capital play a role in this transformation and what ECD investment…

Julia Stiglitz, Amit Patel, DeLonn Crosby, Jessica Rolph, Omo Moses, Ashley Beckner, Michael G. Dougherty, Steffanie Clothier