Michael McPherson

Michael McPherson is president emeritus of the Spencer Foundation and previously president of Macalester College. He is an expect at the intersection of education and economics, and has co-authored several books on the subject including Keeping College Affordable and Economic Analysis and Moral Philosophy.


Candace Thille

Candace Thille is a professor at Stanford University and the Director of Learning Science and Engineering at Amazon. She is a world-renowned expert on the science of learning, and especially on applying findings from the learning sciences to the design of new environments for higher education.