Benjamin Riley
Executive Director

P-12, Higher Ed

  • Accountability
  • Data and statistics
  • Education reform
  • Personalized learning
  • Professional development
  • Research and methodology
  • State of education
  • Teacher quality
  • Value-added

Benjamin Riley is the founder and executive director of Deans for Impact. Prior to founding Deans for Impact, Riley conducted research on the New Zealand education system, worked as the policy director for national education nonprofit NewSchools Venture Fund, and served as deputy attorney general for the State of California. He received his bachelor’s degree from the University of Washington and a law degree from Yale Law School.