Vice President of Worldwide Education, Microsoft
Anthony Salcito is the Vice President of Worldwide Education at Microsoft. In this role he leads the worldwide execution of Microsoft’s vision for education. Prior to assuming this position in 2009, Salcito was General Manager of Education in the United States, supporting schools and universities across the country. During this time, he helped launch the company’s cornerstone education programs and was at the center of Microsoft’s involvement in the creation of the School of the Future; a pioneering partnership with the School District of Philadelphia and now the rst of many Microsoft Showcase Schools around the world. Salcito is involved with a variety of outreach projects; he has previously served on the board of directors for Stevens Institute of Technology WebCampus, and currently serves on the boards of the National Foundation for Teaching Entrepreneurship (NFTE), Junior Achievement of Washington, the European Foundation for Management Development, the National Community Education Association and Western Governors University. He also authors Daily Edventures, a blog which highlights the inspiring stories of educators, students, education thought leaders and school leaders from around the world.