Peg Tyre

Peg Tyre joined the foundation after two decades as a journalist and writer. She is the author of two books on education, the critically acclaimed The Good School: How Smart Parents Get Their Kids The Education They Deserve and the New York Times best-seller, The Trouble with Boys. At EGF, she helps shape the strategic direction of the foundation, encourages nonprofits to find better ways of telling their stories and finds new ways to raise awareness of the issues around low income college completion. She continues to write about education and social trends for The New York Times, Politico, the Washington Post and The Atlantic magazine.