John Fitzpatrick

John Fitzpatrick serves as the Executive Director of Educate Texas (formerly the Texas High School Project). Educate Texas, a public-private initiative of Communities Foundation of Texas, is an innovative alliance of public and private groups that share a common goal: improving the public education system so that every Texas student is prepared for success in school, in the workforce, and in life. Before taking the helm at Educate Texas, Mr. Fitzpatrick served as Executive Director of the Capital Area Training Foundation, now Skillpoint Alliance, a nonprofit organization working to build relationships between industry, education, and communities to benefit Central Texans. He is a former school board member, Chamber of Commerce executive, middle school teacher and coach.