Michael Walden is a Partner of Rethink Education. He is also the Chief Operating Officer of Seavest Investment Group. Michael joined Seavest in 2011 and has over 15 years of experience establishing, operating and growing businesses in a variety of industries. This includes operating positions in venture-funded growth companies in the technology and telecommunications sectors. He currently serves on the Board of Directors of portfolio companies, Everfi and Neverware. He is the Chairman of Practice Makes Perfect, a NYC based summer school and mentoring non-profit. Prior to joining Seavest, Michael was a Managing Director at Potomac Media Partners, a corporate development advisory services firm. Prior to Potomac, he served as Executive Vice President of Corporate Development at InPhonic, Inc. where he was responsible for strategic partnerships, financings, business development and M&A activities. Michael began his career in Washington, D.C. serving on the legislative staff of U.S. Senator Arlen Specter. Mr. Walden received a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration from the University of Richmond.