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.

Nathan Shiferaw

Nathan Shiferaw

Analyst

As an Analyst on the Innovative Public Schools  team, Nathan supports NewSchool Venture Fund’s investment process and drives our data collection/impact measurement efforts.

Nathan most recently finished a three-year rotational program at Curriculum Associates where his rotations included customer implementation/account management, strategy/operations, product management and market research/sales.  He holds a B.S. in Economics from Northwestern University, and has been involved in the education field for the past six years through student teaching, volunteering, and working in the education tech and publishing industry. Nathan is also very passionate about hip-hop music (I love you J-Dilla), film (clapping emoji for Parasite), and talking about Jean-Michel Basquiat.