TJ Bliss

As Director of Development and Strategy, TJ is responsible for overseeing our development strategy, developing relationships with key decision makers in the philanthropy community, and working with Wiki Ed’s board on organizational strategy. Prior to joining Wiki Ed, TJ has been a leader in the open educational resources and open educational practice movement, most recently as a program officer for the Hewlett Foundation. TJ has a Ph.D. in Education, a Master’s Degree in Biology, and Bachelor’s Degree in Molecular and Microbiology.

Outside of work, TJ enjoys spending time with his five little kids, playing tennis, jamming on the cello and piano, and riding his bike up mountain grades. TJ also enjoys cooking, watching BBC dramas, and researching his family history (sometimes simultaneously).