David Sutphen 

Chief Strategy and Engagement Officer

Sutphen joined 2U, Inc., a global leader in education technology, in 2017. He brings over twenty years of experience at the intersection of business, government, and the non-profit sector. In his role as Chief Strategy and Engagement Officer, he oversees 2U’s communications, strategic partnerships, events, corporate brand, DEI, philanthropy, and government affairs functions globally. As a member of the senior leadership team, Sutphen reports directly to the CEO.

Beyond his work at 2U, Sutphen has been actively involved with his alma maters serving as a trustee of Amherst College and on the Dean’s Advisory Committee for the University of Michigan Ford School of Public Policy. He also chairs the board of GetSchooled and is a board member of the CityBridge Foundation, Business Forward, and the US Soccer Foundation.