Vince Bertram
President and CEO


  • College and career readiness: Academic counseling
  • Career and technical education
  • College preparation
  • Graduation rate
  • High schools
  • Transition to adulthood
  • Workforce development
  • Student-centered education
  • ESEA
  • STEM education

Vince Bertram is President and CEO of Project Lead The Way (PLTW), a nonprofit organization that provides transformative learning experiences for K-12 students and teachers across the U.S. PLTW empowers students to develop in-demand, transportable knowledge and skills through pathways in computer science, engineering, and biomedical science. From his own work as an educator and superintendent to his current leadership at PLTW, Vince has been a lifelong champion for students. He believes the challenges facing our workforce and students – from the skills gap to underemployment – require large-scale, long-term solutions.