Mike Bezos is President and co-founder, Bezos Family Foundation. The Bezos Family Foundation supports rigorous, inspired learning environments for young people, from birth through high school, to put their education into action. Through investments in research, public awareness and programmes, the foundation works to elevate the field of education and improve life outcomes for all children. Mike Bezos’ professional career spanned over 32 years with Exxon Mobil in various engineering and managerial positions in the US and overseas. A native of Cuba, he immigrated to the United States as a teen and worked his way through the University of Albuquerque where he completed his undergraduate degree. Mike Bezos is on the board of the Aspen Institute and New Classrooms Innovation Partners.