Sally Wood is Chief Operating Officer and Chief Financial Officer of the Council for Economic Education. In this role she oversees the finance, IT, sales operations and marketing for CEE, and works closely with the President and CEO to establish CEE’s strategy. She is an experienced general manager with extensive experience in K-12 education and finance. This experience has made her keenly aware of the importance of providing tools for students and teachers to increase their economic and financial literacy.
Most recently Sally was a Co-founder of Kapitall, an online investing platform designed to make investing tools and principles more accessible to new and casual investors. Prior to Kapitall she held a number of senior management roles at Pearson, Viacom and Bertelsmann, where she ran online and direct marketing businesses in the education, media and financial categories.
Formerly a board member of Agatha Christie Ltd., Sally currently serves on three boards, including U.K.-based Brilliant Films LLC and two non-profits, Bideawee and The James Merrill Writer-in-Residence Program. Sally received a B.A. in English from Bennington College and an M.B.A. from Harvard Business School.