Marci brings over 20 years of nonprofit leadership experience, focusing on partnerships, and program development with national organizations. For the past decade, she has focused her energy on driving innovation in K12 education, with a concentration on education technology and college and career readiness. At AVID Center, Marci is responsible for driving innovation through partnerships and strategic initiatives that will accelerate the organization’s efforts to close the opportunity gap for all students. Prior to AVID, Marci guided innovation and partnership efforts at organizations such as ISTE, ACT, and MIND Research Institute. A New York native, Marci resides in the Midwest after obtaining a Master of Public Affairs from Indiana University. Marci lives in Indianapolis with her spouse, two kids and abundance of animals. She loves to dedicate her spare time to volunteerism around issues of social justice.