Talia Milgrom-Elcott

Executive Director and Co-Founder

Talia Milgrom-Elcott is the Executive Director and Co-Founder of 100Kin10, a networked approach to strategically addressing the nation’s shortage of STEM teachers and improving STEM learning for all students by activating more than 100 organizations, including corporations, foundations, non-profits, school districts, and others, to train and retain 100,000 excellent STEM teachers over ten years. Through 2013, Talia was a Program Officer in Urban Education and the Senior Manager of STEM Teacher Initiatives at Carnegie Corporation of New York. Talia also worked at the New York City Department of Education as part of Chancellor Joel Klein’s team, where she supported and helped to implement system-wide reform efforts, including the creation of over 300 Empowerment Schools and the redesign of student support services. Talia received her Bachelor of Arts magna cum laude from Harvard University, where she was also Phi Beta Kappa. She returned to Harvard for her JD, which she also received magna cum laude. Talia lives in Brooklyn, NY.