Our Team

The NewSchools team draws on extensive experience from across the education, business, policy and nonprofit sectors to help find, fund and support teams of educators and innovators.

Dan Segal

Dan Segal

Strategic Advisor, Investment Teams

Dan Segal is Strategic Advisor supporting investment teams at NewSchools Venture Fund. In this role, Dan guides high-impact, strategic projects that advance investment operations.

Prior to joining NewSchools, Dan was Chief of Staff at Evidence Action, where he helped lead org-wide strategic initiatives and grow new programming, including the scaling of the Iron and Folic Acid program targeting almost 25 million children in India. He holds a bachelor’s degree in business administration from the University of Michigan and an M.B.A. from Harvard Business School.

Outside of work, you can find Dan in either a movie theater or comedy club, or building an extensive list of the (objectively) best pizzerias and cafes in New York.