OUR PEOPLE

LEADERSHIP

Our team brings deep experience in organizational leadership and transformational change, online learning at scale, quality assurance and the recognition of formal and informal learning, and innovative teaching, learning, and credentialing models.

STEVEN TAYLOR, D.B.A.

Founder & Chief Executive Officer

Steven founded ED2WORK to help postsecondary institutions and employers address the critical needs of adult and working learners. Taylor previously led national academic innovation initiatives at the American Council on Education (ACE), which included oversight of ACE’s learning evaluation services, and overseeing national efforts to advance teaching effectiveness, competency- and work-based learning, and flexible credentialing pathways. 

MARIE CINI, PH.D.

Chief Strategy Officer

Marie is an accomplished senior executive in higher education and is a national expert on quality online learning. Cini's academic career spans more than 25 years and she has extensive experience as a C-level academic administrator in universities that predominantly serve adults. She believes that a robust 21st-century economy depends on the lifelong ability of adults to learn new skills that connect them to evolving job opportunities.

CATHERINE HARAS, M.L.I.S.

Lead Consultant, Teaching and Learning

Catherine (Cat) is the senior director of the Center for Effective Teaching and Learning at California State University, Los Angeles (Cal State LA), where she promotes faculty educational development through evidence-based teaching practice. She is a tenured member of the university’s library faculty. At ED2WORK, Cat helps to shape a teaching and learning agenda that focuses on equipping faculty and students with the knowledge, skills, and aptitudes they need to succeed in their current and future work and learning environments. 

ADVISORY COUNCIL

One of our key values is that we continuously learn as we do the work, and one of the ways we value learning is by surrounding ourselves with those who can bring new information and insights to the table.

ERIC BING

Chief Executive Officer

The College of Health Care Professions

LEWIS BROWN, JR.

Assistant Vice President, Talent Development

Zurich North America

JOHN CAVANAUGH, PH.D.

President Emeritus

Consortium of Universities of the Washington Metropolitan Area

JOHN PETROV

Vice President, Human Resources

CommonSpirit Health

ROB WEINSTEIN, ED.D.

Founder and President

M25 Initiative

BONITA BROWN, J.D.

Vice President and Chief Strategy Officer

Northern Kentucky University

CHRIS BUSTAMANTE, PH.D.

Executive Director

​Arizona Community College Coordinating Council

SUSAN LUPO

Senior Policy Associate

Corporation for a Skilled Workforce

WENDI SAFRSTROM

Executive Director

SHRM Foundation

GET IN TOUCH

Ed2Work Solutions, LLC

Washington, DC 

info@ed2work.com

ED2WORK'S MISSION

​​​We mobilize educators, talent leaders, and learner advocates to equip people with the skills they need to succeed in future work and learning environments.

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