Michael B. Horn

Chief Strategic Officer

Interest Areas

Higher Education Strategy
Strategic Leadership
Education Nonprofit Management and Advisement
K12 Strategy


Michael Horn is a Senior Partner at Entangled Solutions. He is also the co-founder of and a distinguished fellow at the Clayton Christensen Institute for Disruptive Innovation, a nonprofit think tank. Michael is the co-author of the award-winning book, Disrupting Class: How Disruptive Innovation Will Change the Way the World Learns and the Amazon bestseller, Blended: Using Disruptive Innovation to Improve Schools.

Michael serves on the board and advisory boards of a range of education organizations, including the Clayton Christensen Institute, the Robin Hood Learning + Technology Fund, and the LearnLaunch Institute. He also serves as an executive editor at Education Next and is a venture partner at NextGen Venture Partners.

He was selected as a 2014 Eisenhower Fellow to study innovation in education in Vietnam and Korea, and Tech & Learning magazine named him to its “100@30,” a list of the most important people in the creation and advancement of the use of technology in education. He holds a B.A. in history from Yale University and an M.B.A. from the Harvard Business School.