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Huff, Gisèle

Executive Director, Jaquelin Hume Foundation


Dr. Gisèle Huff is a founder of The Learning Accelerator and the executive director of the Jaquelin Hume Foundation in San Francisco.
After a decade in the business world, she earned a Ph.D. in political science, with a concentration in political philosophy, at Columbia University. She has taught at Golden Gate University, San Francisco University High School and Dominican College. While at University High School, she served as the director of development for twelve years. She currently serves as chairman of the Board of Directors of the Clayton Christensen Institute for Disruptive Learning and as a member of the Board of Directors of iNACOL. She is a member of the Advisory Board for Harvard University’s Program on Education Policy and served as a member of the advisory committee for the National Charter School Research Project at the Center on Reinventing Public Education, and of the Executive Committee of the Digital Learning Council.