Dr. Mokyr Horner is a Senior Program Officer in Early Learning at the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation. She has over a decade of experience in non-profit, government, and foundation sectors, focusing on quality improvement and program evaluation in the health and education sectors. She is passionate about partnering with stakeholders to develop interventions that are both effective and efficient. Through her funding portfolio, Dr. Mokyr Horner is dedicated to empowering teachers with the tools they need to help children succeed, including personalized instruction, ongoing feedback, and evidence-based solutions. Her goal is to ensure that all children can thrive in school and in life, regardless of their background or circumstances.