Full Name
Ben Wallerstein
Job Title
CEO and Co-Founder
Whiteboard Advisors
Speaker Bio
Ben Wallerstein is the CEO and co-founder of Whiteboard Advisors, a unique strategic, consulting, and social impact firm serving the workforce development and education markets.

Over the last twenty years, Ben Wallerstein has earned a reputation as the go-to advisor for education’s most impactful investors, nonprofit and corporate leaders. As an attorney and seasoned communications professional, Ben brings a deeply substantive perspective to bear on complex policy and communications challenges. In 2022, Ben was named to Washingtonian magazine’s annual list of the nation’s most influential leaders in education.

A frequent commentator on the intersection of regulation and innovation, Whiteboard Advisors’ research and commentary has appeared in The Washington Post, USA Today, TechCrunch, EdSurge, VentureBeat, and The Huffington Post, among others.

The product of public schools in Norwalk, CT, Ben is committed to issues of equity and access in public education. He attended the University of Richmond and received his J.D., cum laude, from Georgetown University, where he was an editor of the Law Review.
Ben Wallerstein