MARY JO MADDA
Growth Engagement Strategy Lead - Diversity Education Initiatives, Google
Mary Jo Madda (@MJMadda) is the Growth Engagement Strategy Lead for several diversity education initiatives at Google, including Code Next and Tech Exchange. Previously, she was an edtech journalist at EdSurge, a K-8 administrator, and a middle school teacher. She is a Cubs fan, even though people in the Bay Area make fun of her for it. Mary Jo has an Ed.M. from the Harvard Graduate School of Education and a B.A. from Northwestern University. She was featured on the Forbes “30 Under 30” list for 2016 for her work at EdSurge, and has spoken at venues including Stanford, the University of Virginia, and TEDxChicago (video here).