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“My job is to find the best public schools in America and help them serve more children and families.”

ALEX Hernandez


Alex leads the Impact Team and built CSGF’s next generation schools practice. Alex joined CSGF in July 2010 as the lead investment partner for the western U.S. and Texas. He is a former area superintendent at Aspire Public Schools, a leading K-12 charter school network, where he managed schools in the California Central Valley. He taught high school math in South Los Angeles and later served as a Broad Fellow at Portland Public Schools. Before that, Alex worked for several years with JP Morgan and Disney’s venture capital arm, Steamboat Ventures. He is a graduate of Claremont McKenna College, has an MBA and master’s degree in education from Stanford University, and is a Pahara-Aspen fellow for leaders dedicated to transforming public education. He is a board member of DSST Public Schools, 4pt0 Schools, and Rocketship Education. Alex lives near Boulder, Colorado with his wife Michelle and twin sons.