Tammy is the Chief Operating Officer at EverFi, a leading education technology company focused on teaching students the critical skills that life and work demand. As COO, Tammy helps oversees EverFi’s 175 team members across the U.S. and Canada, the development of EverFi’s digital learning platform, the implementation of the technology in over 10,000 K-12 schools and 700 college campuses, and supporting the over 500 foundations and companies that fund the digital learning in schools. Founded in 2008, EverFi is a venture-backed company with investments from Amazon Founder Jeff Bezos, Twitter Founder Evan Williams, Google Chairman Eric Schmidt, Rethink Education, and New Enterprise Associates.
Tammy’s career has always been at the intersection of workforce development, education and technology. After graduate school, she worked in South Africa and Egypt leading education and workforce development projects for Price Waterhouse’s International Strategy Group. She returned to the United States to run client services for a technology start-up in San Francisco, and at Diamond Technology Partners. After September 11th, 2001, Tammy was appointed to the U.S. Department of State, where she helped manage a $300 million fund focused on education foreign assistance to the Middle East. In 2006, she refocused on education technology in the U.S. working with leading education organizations including New Schools Venture Fund, and for-profit education companies. Tammy is also a Pahara – Aspen Institute Education Fellow and a Trustee at E.L. Haynes Public Charter School in Washington, D.C.
Tammy earned her Masters in Public Policy from the University of Maryland and her undergraduate degree from the University of Virginia. She resides in Washington, D.C. with her husband and three children.