Michelle R. Weise

Michelle R. Weise is Senior Vice President for workforce strategies and Chief Innovation Officer at Strada Education Network. She previously served as the Chief Innovation Officer of Sandbox ColLABorative, the R&D lab of strategy and innovation at Southern New Hampshire University. In her prior work, Michelle served as the Senior Research Fellow in higher education at the Clayton Christensen Institute for Disruptive Innovation, Vice President of Academic Affairs at Fidelis Education, and taught at Skidmore College and Stanford University. Michelle is a former Fulbright Scholar and graduate of Harvard and Stanford. Her book, Hire Education: Mastery, Modularization, and the Workforce Revolution, co-authored with Clayton Christensen, describes the disruptive potential of online competency-based education aligned to workforce needs.