Debby Bielak is a partner in The Bridgespan Group’s San Francisco office. Jim Shelton, formerly the deputy secretary at the US Department of Education, is the president and chief impact officer at 2U; he was a Bridgespan Fellow in 2015. Devin Murphy is a manager in Bridgespan’s San Francisco office. All three co-authored the Bridgespan reportBillion Dollar Bets to Create Opportunity for Every American. Michelle Boyd, Bridgespan senior associate consultant, contributed to this article.