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Scott Moore is chief executive officer of Kidango, a leading early childhood education organization based in the San Francisco Bay Area. Serving thousands of low income children and families, Kidango empowers human potential to create a more compassionate, loving, and equitable world. Prior to Kidango, Scott helped lead the expansion of preschool access to over 170,000 California children each year through the establishment of the new Transitional Kindergarten grade and the consolidation of existing preschool programs into the California State Preschool Program.
In 2014, Scott served as a Senior Fellow at the Goldman School of Public Policy at UC Berkeley. In 2011, he was appointed by Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger to be Executive Director of the California Early Learning Advisory Council. He is also a co-founder of a private Montessori school in Oakland. Scott earned his BA in political science at UCLA, and his MBA from the Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern. He currently serves on the boards of the California Early Childhood Policy Council and Educare of California at Silicon Valley.