Founder and President
Bibb Hubbard founded Learning Heroes to help build parent and guardian understanding and engagement in their child’s education. Prior to Learning Heroes, Hubbard held leadership positions in both advocacy and communications for the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation’s education program; served as senior vice president and managing director of Widmeyer Communication’s New York office; directed Innovation America, a National Governors Association policy initiative; and led government relations at Scholastic, the world’s largest publisher and distributor of children’s books. Her public-sector experience includes positions in the Clinton administration at the U.S. Department of Labor and at the White House in the Office of Cabinet Affairs. She began her career in politics, working for the Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee and on Capitol Hill for a U.S. senator. Hubbard graduated cum laude from Dickinson College with a bachelor’s degree in political science and completed an executive program at Northwestern University’s Kellogg School of Management. Hubbard was on the board of City Year New York for five years and currently serves on the New York City Leadership Academy’s Board.