Hadley Ferguson is the Executive Director of the Edcamp Foundation and a founding member of the Edcamp movement which began in Philadelphia in 2009 with Edcamp Philly. As Executive Director, which she helped establish in 2014, Hadley is charged with driving and implementing the Foundation’s vision and strategic plan, and oversees all Edcamp Foundation operations from its headquarters outside of Philadelphia.
Prior to her role as Executive Director, Hadley spent 14 years as a middle school Humanities and History teacher in an independent school in the Philadelphia suburbs where she served on and chaired many supervisory committees including New Faculty Mentoring, Mission Alignment, Supplemental Programs and Professional Development. Hadley, who homeschooled her four children until 8th grade, holds a BA and a MEd from Smith College and is married to her husband of 40 years. When she’s not driving ways to improve professional learning for educators, she can be found in the garden.