George Tang, Managing Director at Educate Texas, ensures the organization’s strategy and operations deliver on its mission of preparing all Texas students to graduate from high school ready for college, career and life.
Prior to joining Educate Texas, George co-founded Rosetta, an advertising agency fueled by its analytical approach to creating marketing strategies. He was responsible for external client cultivation and management at Rosetta, along with internal infrastructure development. After returning to Dallas from the East Coast in 2009, George began to focus on the significant gaps and challenges in our education system. Educate Texas allows him a data-driven platform to marry his entrepreneurial passion with his desire to help all students achieve solid foundations for their futures.
George earned a Bachelor of Science in Finance and Accounting from New York University. George currently serves on the boards of AT&T Performing Arts Center, Commit Partnership, co-chaired the Dallas Mayor’s 2020 Census Complete Count Committee, Dallas Thrives, Leadership ISD, NYU Dallas Alumni, North Texas Asian American Executive Network, SMU School of Education, and is an alumnus of the Texas Lyceum. George is blessed with an incredible marriage, 14 year old son, 12 year old daughter, and 4 year old golden doodle.
In his free time, he is a weekend soccer warrior, aspiring chef/foodie, avid dog-walker, and 5-Star rated driver for his children and their friends.