LaMar Bunts has held senior roles in finance and business operations in tech and online education, including at Dell, Viridis, and CalBright College. He also led the international business of the college testing firm ACT. LaMar speaks Portuguese and has extensive business and personal connections in Brazil. He holds an AB in economics from Harvard University ('91) and an MBA from the Stanford Graduate School of Business ('97).
LaMar grew up in Oakland and has fond memories of visits to the Exploratorium. He has a 10-year-old daughter who is interested in science.