John Russell
Director of education, Alef Education

John Russell (panel discussion 2) is an award-winning and accomplished K-12 digital domain publisher and senior leader with more than 15 years of strategic operational expertise gained in industry-leading positions, where he’s been responsible for the design, development, and delivery of international curriculum and local standards-based instructional content produced by large multinational teams for private and public sector projects.

He's known for his energetic collaborations with peers, persuasive skills, and eye for technical detail in his pedagogical, creative, and digital leadership roles at Oxford University Press, Macmillan Education, and Marshall Cavendish.