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One World Education Team


Eric Goldstein, CEO & Founder
Eric Goldstein

Eric expanded One World Education from a successful classroom project into a nonprofit organization in 2007. Prior to One World, Eric taught in public, charter, and independent schools and earned a US Department of the Interior Partners in Education Award while teaching in Southeast Washington, DC in 2006. Eric holds a Master's in Education from the University of Vermont and Master's of International Policy from George Washington University. His career in education started after a solo, 5,000-mile, bicycle trip across the United States in 1999.

Adar Howard, Director of Teaching and Learning
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A native Washingtonian, Adar received her early education in DC Public Schools. She studied architecture at Florida A&M University and holds a Bachelor of Arts in Education and Public Policy from Ashford University and a Master of Education in Curriculum Instruction, Educational Public Policy from American University. She has been an English Language Arts Instructor with DC Public Schools, where she focused on college preparation, curriculum design for early college programming, and improving student writing. She was a Curriculum Developer for a community service and language immersion organization, leading service trips to France, England, and China. Most recently, Adar was a College Preparatory Advisor with the College Success Foundation.

Stacy Kirk, Deputy Director
Stacy Kirk

Stacy leads One World’s initiatives to establish new program partnerships with schools, districts, charter networks, and various education stakeholders. She also manages the organization’s two SOAR grants awarded by the DC Office of the State Superintendent of Education. Prior to joining One World, Stacy served as the Assistant Program Director at Kid Power, a highly regarded out-of-school time provider, and served in the Peace Corps in Costa Rica. She holds a Master’s degree in Art History from University College London and a Bachelor’s degree in Studio Art and Secondary Education from the University of Richmond.

Dave McGloin, Director of Research and Strategy
Dave McGloin

Dave is the One World’s lead researcher and directs the organization’s communications and development strategy. Prior to joining One World Education, Dave worked for a number of edtech startups as well as started the annual Read Across America celebration of Dr. Seuss’s birthday. Earlier in his career, he won an Emmy as one of the producers of the CBS News Special, The Killing Fields of America. Dave holds a masters degree from Columbia University’s school of journalism and a B. A. degree from Princeton University.

Leith Mondry, Director of Operations
Leith Mondry

Leith oversees the daily operations of the organization, including development of financial management strategy and contributing to the development and execution of the organization’s strategic goals. Her career path has ranged from direct social work to research and website management to editing a parenting website. Leith earned an AB in Sociology from Bryn Mawr College and an MSW from SUNY Stony Brook, School of Social Welfare.

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Jessie Grosshart, Program and Evaluation VISTA
Jessie Grosshart

Jessie leads One World’s program evaluation process with school partners, facilitates communication with teachers, and maintains the Student Research Portal. Jessie also manages the organization’s social media platforms. She earned her undergraduate degree in History, English, and Classical Humanities with an Emphasis in Greek from William Jewell College in 2016. Prior to One World, Jessie taught preschool and interned with the Southern Missouri branch of Child Care Aware.