“With extensive leadership experience in higher education and a proven track record of leading large scale initiatives, Dr. Butland is a perfect choice for the Iowa EdTech Collaborative Director role. I am excited to support Mark and the ICAD team as we advance the education technology sector and build a robust state-wide edtech ecosystem. ” – Dr. Ada Woo, Ascend Learning, Member of Iowa Innovation Council.
“One of my greatest passions is bringing people together and connecting them to opportunities. Leading the Iowa EdTech Collaborative will be an opportunity to think big, make meaningful connections, and drive impactful change in classrooms across the United States while growing our local and state economy.” – Dr. Mark Butland, Incoming Director for the Iowa EdTech Collaborative.
“Mark’s leadership experiences at Kirkwood and Austin Community Colleges paired with his passion for bringing people together and his demonstrated ability to be innovative and forward-thinking is a perfect match for the Director role. We’re excited to have someone with his past experiences in education, EdTech, and entrepreneurial collaboration leading this initiative.” – Kate Moreland, President, ICAD.