Vriti spends most of her time re-imagining learning for the modern world, as an independent consultant. She has constructed eco-systems of professional learning programs to maximize educator potential for private, public, and charter schools, across the pre- K-12 sector, locally, and globally. She is a school design coach, a former dean and adjunct professor, and a proud Teach for America alumna.
Matthew Chavez is the creator of Subway Therapy, an ongoing immersive project in the subway stations of New York City that received the 2017 Brendan Gill Prize and earned Chavez the Demos Transforming America Award. He recently started Art Plus People to support innovative participatory public works. As an author and speaker, Chavez aims to empower and inspire others. He works part time as a teaching artist at The Door, an org that provides transformative youth development for the underserved in NYC.