Trina is an education entrepreneur and industry executive with extensive experience in edtech, K-12 schools, and online education. As an innovator and founder, Trina has taken two edtech start-ups from concept through successful exits to Private Equity Groups. She has driven growth for education and ed tech companies by providing operational leadership, international expansion, strategic planning; business development; and program management. Internationally recognized as a thought leader and entrepreneur for innovation and systemic reform of K-12 education, Trina has launched multiple online schools, and has led global school partner implementations. For over 30 years, Trina has served in executive leadership roles, including as superintendent, head of schools, principal at public, private, and corporate school networks or university level institutions. Her work in corporate education includes leading online educational and service organizations internationally for Hudson Global Scholars (Chief Academic Officer/President), 3A Education (Chief Executive Officer), Virtual Schools of Excellence (Chief Executive Officer), Calvert Education Services (Chief Revenue Officer), VSCHOOLZ(Chief Operating Officer), Catholic Virtual (Chief Executive Officer/President), and University of Miami’s Global Academy (Principal). Named by EdTech Digest 2018 as a Top Ten Ed Tech International CEO of the year and featured as an Edtech Analyst in EdWeek Market Brief, Trina is an award-winning education leader and author who enjoys sharing her passion for education and innovation with global audiences.