Today the Executive Board of P21, the Partnership for 21st Century Learning, announced the appointment of David Ross as P21's new Chief Executive Officer. P21 unites business, government, and education leaders around the goal of preparing all learners to succeed in an interconnected world.
Ross has been serving as P21's Chief Strategy Officer where he has led P21's efforts around the 21st Century Learning Exemplar Program and global education.
Ross is succeeding Dr. Helen Soulé as P21's Chief Executive. Soulé is stepping down this month from her leadership position, but will continue serving P21 as a Senior Advisor. In this new role, Soulé will work closely with P21's State Partners and its network of 75 Exemplary Schools and Districts.