Mary is a dynamic leader with a passion for creating education technologies that change the world. A visionary entrepreneur who brings a unique perspective to product development, Mary brings years of experience as a teacher and science textbook writer to her executive role. She holds a B.Sc. (Honors) and B.Ed. from the University of Alberta, as well as an M.Ed. (with a focus on education technology) from the University of British Columbia. Mary has been the recipient of numerous awards, ranging from the Louise McKinney Award for Top Student at the University of Alberta in the Faculty of Education, Edwin Parr Teacher Award for Best First Year Teacher in Alberta, and Canada’s Top 50 women in STEM.
35 years technical development experience and a PhD in electrical and computer engineering.
Joel brings over 10 years of experience in technology, real asset development, and government to the Agents of Discovery team. He is a lead on finance, human resources, and operations within the firm. Joel holds degrees from the University of London (London School of Economics), the University of Oxford, the University of Toronto, and the University of British Columbia. In addition, he has been awarded visiting research fellowships at research centers affiliated with Imperial College Business School and the University of Oxford.