Amy Valentine is executive director of the Foundation for Blended and Online Learning (FBOL), a national nonprofit designed to support the growth of innovative school models integrating blended and online learning. Prior to guiding FBOL’s incubation and launch, Ms. Valentine managed a portfolio of Colorado schools where she led academic and operational turnaround strategy. She also previously served as executive director for a network of Nobel Learning Communities schools in California. In both Colorado and California, she has worked with traditional, blended, and online school communities as a teacher, administrator, professional development mentor, and curriculum specialist. Ms. Valentine earned a bachelor’s degree and master’s degree from Ohio University, and a doctorate from the University of Wyoming. She is currently enrolled in a graduate-level education public policy certification program through Ohio University.