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TAMMY WINCUP

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TAMMY WINCUP

TITLE 

Partner

ORGANIZATION

Rethink Education

BIOGRAPHY

Tammy is currently a Partner at Rethink Education VC. As an investment committee member, she focuses on Seed investments in global education and workforce development companies. Tammy is also a Senior Advisor at Get Well, a leading health-tech company focused on patient engagement to drive positive health outcomes. She is a also a board director at the U.S. Digital Response and at the Center for Transformative Teaching and Learning.

Previously, Tammy was the President and Chief Commercial Officer of Revolution Foods, a B-Corporation and Public Benefit Corporation (PBC) committed to serving fresh, healthy, and affordable meals to K12 students and food insecure consumer segments. Tammy was also the founding President of Protocol, a media company covering the power center of tech. Founded as a part of POLITICO Media Group and sold to Axel Springer Media in 2021. In 2019, Tammy was a Senior Advisor to The RISE Fund. The RISE Fund is a $2 billion global impact fund led by private equity firm TPG in collaboration with U2 lead singer Bono. During her time, Tammy led the go-to-market revenue strategy for TPG portfolio company, InStride.

From 2010 to 2019, Tammy was the Chief Operating Officer (COO) at EVERFI, the leading education technology company focused on using digital learning to teach learners of all ages critical skills. As COO, Tammy oversaw EVERFI’s 600 team members; led the development of national and global enterprise partnerships; oversaw the development of EVERFI’s digital learning technology platform; and spearheaded the implementation of that technology in over 21,000 K-12 schools, 1500 college campuses, and supporting over 4,000 corporate customers.

After September 11th, 2001, Tammy was politically appointed to the U.S. Department of State, where she helped develop and manage the Middle East Partnership Initiative, a $300 million fund focused on economic and education foreign assistance to the Middle East. In 2006, she refocused in the U.S. working with leading companies on growth business plans.

Early in her career, Tammy worked in South Africa and Egypt leading economic growth and democracy projects for Price Waterhouse’s International Strategy Group. She returned to the United States to run customer success for a technology start-up in San Francisco, and at Diamond Technology Partners, a public company focused on helping Fortune 500 companies innovate with technology.

Tammy is a Pahara – Aspen Institute Fellow, a competitive program for education leaders.

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