Julia Stiglitz is the Vice President of Enterprise and International at Coursera. In this capacity she oversees Coursera’s work with corporations and governments, as well as its international expansion. She joined Coursera a month after it launched as the company’s first business hire and 12th employee. Before Coursera she managed the North America sales and global community management team for Google Apps for Education. In this role, she helped to grow Google Apps for Education to be used in 70% of the top 100 U.S. universities and to over 18 million active students, faculty and staff. Julia started her career as a fourth grade teacher in East San Jose through Teach For America. She then went on to manage and lead professional development for new teachers as a Program Director for Teach For America. Julia holds a BA from Pomona College, an MBA from Stanford Graduate School of Business, and an MA in education from Stanford University.
Shifting from Alternative Degrees to Disruptive Credentials