CEO and Co-founder
Joe Wolf is CEO and Co-founder of Imagine. Joe is passionately committed to eliminating global educational inequity through scalable solutions. In this pursuit he has dedicated the past decade of his career to launching supporting and leading educational philanthropies. Prior to co-founding Imagine Worldwide Joe co-founded The Learning Accelerator (TLA) a non-profit whose mission is to connect teachers and leaders with the knowledge tools and networks they need to transform K-12 education. Through TLA Joe helped nonprofits with scalable impact on domestic educational equity bringing high speed internet connectivity to all schools through Education Superhighway and high-quality open access curriculum through OpenUp Resources. In 2017 Joe co-founded Imagine Worldwide to help all children learn the foundational literacy and numeracy skills needed to achieve their full potential. Joe’s nonprofit education experience and earlier leadership roles at Goldman Sachs and RS Investments afford him a multifaceted perspective with which to lead Imagine Worldwide as CEO. He has also served on the boards of the Clayton Christensen Institute NPX Advisors Stability.ai Summer Search New Classrooms and the New Schools Venture Fund. Joe is a graduate of Vanderbilt University and Harvard Business School. He has three school-aged children is a mountain biker and meditator and loves all things in the natural world.