Co-Founder & General Partner
Shauntel Garvey is a co-founder and general partner at Reach Capital, an early stage venture firm, where she provides startup capital and support to education technology companies focused on issues of access and opportunity in education. Prior to Reach, Shauntel was a partner at NewSchools Venture Fund and invested in over 40 early stage edtech companies through the NewSchools Seed Fund.
Shauntel is an active writer and thought leader in the education technology space and published “New Approaches to Edtech Funding” in the Stanford Social Innovation Review. Shauntel was also featured on CNNMoney’s Upstart 30 list of game-changing companies and the entrepreneurs and investors behind them, LinkedIn’s Next Wave list of top professionals 35 & Under, and theREGISTRY Bay Area’s and Digital Diversity Network’s list 40 Under 40 Tech Diversity – Silicon Valley.
Shauntel was previously a senior engineer at Procter and Gamble where she developed product innovations, designed supply chains, and managed technology partnerships for the global laundry business. She received her bachelor's degree in chemical engineering from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) and her MBA and MA in education from Stanford University.