Expertise: K-12 education
Neil Campbell is the director of innovation for K-12 Education Policy at American Progress. In this role, he focuses on issues such as personalized learning, charter schools, and the effective use of student data. Prior to joining American Progress, Campbell was the director, next generation at the Foundation for Excellence in Education, where he oversaw policy work related to personalized learning, course access, education funding, and student data privacy. He also worked at the U.S. Department of Education—first as a special assistant and later as chief of staff in the Office of Planning, Evaluation and Policy Development—was the director of strategic initiatives at Education Elements, and was a consultant with The Boston Consulting Group.
Campbell received his undergraduate degree in economics and political science from Case Western Reserve University and a master’s degree in business administration from Vanderbilt University.