Vice President of Strategic Partnerships and Development
Michael DiMaggio is the Vice President of Strategic Partnerships and Development for KnowledgeWorks, helping to expand the reach of KnowledgeWorks in communities across the country.
Before joining KnowledgeWorks, DiMaggio was with the Council of Chief State School Officers. There, he and his team oversaw external relationships for the Council, brokering and stewarding relationships with the education, business, philanthropic and non-profit communities. His team also managed the business development arm of the organization generating revenue and resources to maintain the financial health of the Council and to ensure the strategic implementation of the organization's mission.
Previously, DiMaggio worked for two national education foundations where he led and supported policy initiatives that expanded their core programs raising their national exposure and visibility.
DiMaggio received his Juris Doctorate from the University of Pittsburgh School of Law where he also earned a Master's in Public and International Affairs. Prior to that, he worked for the Rand Corporation, where he worked on domestic and foreign policy issues. A native Californian and UCLA alumnus, DiMaggio taught and coached in Southern California high schools before entering the national policy education arena.