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Lynn Liao is the chief talent officer at Rocketship Education. In this role, Lynn is responsible for all talent management, leadership development, and recruitment and selection. Previously, she was the managing director of network services at The Broad Center for the Management of School Systems. The goal of network services is to strengthen and leverage the power of The Broad Center's network of participants and of The Broad Residency and The Broad Superintendents Academy's graduates. Her team provides career services and connects network members to facilitate knowledge sharing and advance reforms. Liao co-founded and led the growth of The Broad Residency, a national program to attract and support emerging business leaders to join urban school systems. Previously, Liao served as director at The Broad Foundation and was responsible for the Foundation's portfolio of investments in district and national principal leadership programs. She also served as the Foundation's liaison with districts including New York City, San Diego, and Philadelphia. Before joining The Broad Foundation, Liao worked with community-based organizations and education technology companies to improve learning experiences for students and teachers. She formerly managed an online math tutoring program for SCORE! Learning Corporation's Internet division. Liao served as an AmeriCorps member and later as a board member for Partners in School Innovation. She also was a consultant for McKinsey & Company, an international strategy consulting firm. Liao has a bachelor's degree in political economy from the University of California, Berkeley and a M.B.A. and master's degree in education from Stanford University. She is a Fellow of the fourth class of the Entrepreneurial Leaders for Public Education Fellowship and a member of the Aspen Global Leadership Network.