George Lucas Educational Foundation Celebrating our 25th Anniversary!

Steve Taffee

Steve Taffee (pronounced TAY fee) grew up in Michigan where he also earned both his undergraduate and graduate degrees.
A life-long educator, Steve's has been a high school teacher, college professor, and educational software designer and executive with the legendary Minnesota Educational Computing Corporation (later acquired by The Learning Company), where he served in a variety of roles before transferring to their Fremont, CA as office in 1996 as Vice President of Online Services.
Managerial and executive roles at Netscape and a small start-up company preceded his position as Director of Technology and Director of Strategic Projects with Castilleja School in from 2002-2012.
Steve now brings his considerable background in education, schools, technology, change management, strategic thinking, environmental sustainability, and operations to bear through his relationship with the consulting firm Educational Collaborators.
B.S., English Education, Central Michigan University
M.A., Curriculum & Instruction, Michigan State University
Ph.D., Curriculum & Instruction, Michigan State University

Areas of Interest: 
design thinking,
environmental sustainability,
learning space design,