Henry Wilde
Co-Founder & Chief Executive Officer- Madison, WI

Henry has ultimate responsibility for the operations and performance of Acelero Learning and Shine Early Learning.  This includes oversight of all programmatic, service-based and financial aspects of the company.  He formerly served as the first Deputy Secretary of the Department of Children and Families for the State of Wisconsin, where he oversaw the Head Start State Collaboration Office, the child care subsidy program, child care licensing, and the creation of Youngstar, the Quality Rating and Improvement System. Henry began his career working as a Special Assistant to Marian Wright Edelman at the Children's Defense Fund, after graduating from Harvard University. Henry also earned his MBA from the Harvard Business School and is an Ascend Fellow and a Pahara Fellow at the Aspen Institute.