Meet the Board
Ponte Vedra Beach, FL
Myron’s innovative ideas along with his passion for children and education have significantly impacted teaching and learning in the United States. In 1999, Myron founded Educational Tools, Inc. Under Myron’s leadership, Educational Tools grew from a small technology start-up to a major player in digital curriculum for children with special needs.
Driven by a passion for excellence and a desire to make a meaningful impact on future generations, Myron positioned Educational Tools to be recognized multiple times as an INC 500 FAST Company, CODiE Award Winner, BJ Fastest Growing Private Company and many others. In addition, Myron was the recipient of the Ultimate CEO Award.
Myron’s background includes nearly 20 years of starting, building and running highly successful companies in the fields of healthcare and educational technology. Each of his companies has revolutionized and left a lasting impact on the future of its respective industry.
In 2011, Myron was appointed by Florida Governor to the Board of Trustees at the University of North Florida. As a trustee, Myron and his colleagues oversee an annual budget of over $200M and ensure 20,000+ students get the highest quality of education at an affordable price. UNF is consistently ranked as one of the top universities in the country by Forbes Magazine and US News.
In 2013, Myron was appointed by the Board of Governors to lead the Online Learning Taskforce for the state of Florida. The focus of the taskforce will be to map the future of online learning for Florida’s 12 Universities, 28 State Colleges and nearly 4000 K-12 schools.
Myron’s passion for education has also had an international impact. In August 2013 his family foundation completed the first phase of a STEM Academy in Ghana, West Africa. When complete the school will educate over 1000 students (K-12) and be a fulltime home to over 200 orphans.