Marissa Lowman leads the Education Practice at Village Capital. Most recently she was a Senior Fellow at Learn Capital, where she focused on product development and investment due diligence. Marissa was also a co-founder of LearnLaunch, an edtech accelerator, community, and co-working space in Boston. While there, she served as the Executive Director of LearnLaunch Institute, LearnLaunch’s non-profit arm, where she grew the edtech community across New England, developed and scaled the Across Boundaries conference, and helped select incoming cohorts for the LearnLaunch Accelerator. She began her career as a Fulbright Teaching Fellow in Germany and has worked at leading educational non-profits. Marissa graduated with honors from Johns Hopkins University and received her MBA from Cornell Tech.