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Caprice Young, Ed.D., is the president of the Education Growth Group and the former chief executive officer & superintendent of Magnolia Public Schools. She has held top leadership positions in technology, education, government, philanthropy and business, including serving as the Assistant Deputy Mayor of the City of Los Angeles, manager in IBM's eBusiness consulting practice, founding CEO and President of the California Charter Schools Association, CEO and President of KC Distance learning, CEO of the Inner City Education Foundation Public Schools, vice-president of the Laura and John Arnold Foundation, and CEO and President of EnCorps teachers. Caprice has served on numerous boards, including the Board of Education of the Los Angeles Unified School District (president), the Fordham Foundation, the National Alliance for Public Charter Schools, Schoola, Olivela, Lola and ItsLearning, among others. She is a recipient of the Coro Foundation Crystal Eagle Award for Achievement in Public Service. Caprice earned her bachelor's degree from Yale University, Masters of Public Administration from the University of Southern California, and Doctorate of Education from the University of California, Los Angeles. She is a Fellow of the 14th class of the Pahara-Aspen Education Fellowship and a member of the Aspen Global Leadership Network.