Romy Drucker is director of the Education Program at the Walton Family Foundation. The Foundation's Education Program supports all children in finding their unique path to a life of opportunity and purpose.
Even before working at the Foundation, Romy shared the Foundation’s mission in her heart and her work, spending more than 15 years advancing educational equity and outcomes for all children. In 2015, Romy founded The 74, an award-winning nonprofit news organization focused on education. She also held several senior leadership positions in the New York City Department of Education, improving the quality of education for the city’s 1.1 million students.
Romy graduated cum laude from Yale College with a B.A. in Literature and Spanish and earned her M.B.A. from Harvard Business School.