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Nikki Gusz

Arizona State University
Strategic Initiatives Director
Nikki Gusz is Strategic Initiatives Director in the Mary Lou Fulton Teachers College at Arizona State University. In this role, she advances partnerships and projects for one of the largest teacher preparation programs in the country, ranking in the top 20 education schools nationally. In her current role, she co-launched a class on education innovation and entrepreneurship for undergraduates. Also at ASU, she has worked in the Office of University Initiatives supporting entrepreneurship and education initiatives. Previously, Nikki taught secondary social studies in the Mesa Public Schools through Teach For America. She earned her Masters of Education from Arizona State University and Bachelors of Arts in American Studies from Cornell University.