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Garrett Smith brings to BellXcel a combination of experience in management and education. Prior to joining UMass Boston, he served as a Portfolio Manager at Strategic Grant Partners, a venture philanthropy and pro bono consulting firm, where he managed a portfolio of non-profit grantees and led strategic planning projects.  He was Managing Director at the District Management Council (DMC), where he worked closely with school district leadership teams on strategy development and execution. Before joining DMC, he served as a management consultant at Bain & Company working across a wide variety of industries and practice areas, including marketing & growth strategy, strategic planning, and change management. He has also worked in policy development at the US Department of Education, as a project manager at Baltimore City Public Schools, and as a consultant to the National Math and Science Initiative. Garrett received a BA in Math and Economics from Williams College and an MBA and MPA from Harvard University.

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Garrett Smith

Assistant Chancellor, UMass Boston