Eli Kennedy has dedicated his life and career to improving the quality of the American education system.
Eli began tutoring other students at age 10 and has worked since then to ensure that all students have the opportunity for a quality education. Prior to joining Redbird, Eli was the President and CEO of Pacific Charter School Development, the leading developer of charter school facilities. PCSD, a non-profit real estate development organization, has developed 50 schools serving approximately 20,000 students. Prior to PCSD, Eli was a Director at The Eli and Edythe Broad Foundation. Eli also served as Regional Director for Platform Learning, a national academic intervention company, where he managed the western operations for the organization. Eli has a B.S. in Business Administration and Finance from Howard University and an M.B.A. from the Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania.