Mary is a dynamic leader with a passion for creating education technologies that change the world. Not only is Mary a visionary female entrepreneur who brings a unique perspective to product development, but she also worked for years as a teacher and brings her own personal experiences (from writing science textbooks to understanding systemic gaps in education) 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.
Joel brings a broad array 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, and the University of British Columbia, and he has been awarded visiting research fellowships at research centers affiliated with Imperial College Business School and the University of Oxford.