Michael Lanham is the chief financial officer and chief operating officer for Learning Forward. In this position, Lanham oversees the finance, operations, and technology aspects of Learning Forward’s operations including the Oxford member services office. As part of Learning Forward's leadership team, he develops and supports the delivery of services to members and interested stakeholders. In previous positions, Lanham worked in local government in Dallas and was involved in numerous startup technology companies. This work included significant fundraising in public and private investment markets and a successful initial public offering.