Trending 2016: Education 151 people
Madeleine Albright / $32,851 - $88,125
First Woman to Become a United States Secretary of State
Hank Azaria / $31,000 - $50,750
American actor known for role in "The Simpsons"
Tyra Banks / $114,500 - $187,750
CEO, Entrepreneur TV Icon, Author, Activist, Advisor on "Celebrity Apprentice"
Drew Barrymore / $148,500 - $151,500
Actress, Author & Entrepreneur
Ken Burns / $54,750 - $94,250
Historian and Award-Winning FilmMaker
Former First Lady
Geoffrey Canada / $29,250 - $60,750
Inner-City Youth & Education Advocate
Dr. Ben Carson / $24,750 - $59,250
American Politician, Author, and Retired Johns Hopkins Neurosurgeon; Current Secretary of Housing and Urban Development
Kelly Clarkson / $350,000 - $500,750
Three-Time Grammy Recipient & Winner of the First Season of "American Idol"; Known for "Stronger" & "Catch My Breath"
Hillary Clinton / $199,250 - $375,250
United States Secretary of State, Obama Administration; Former First Lady
Current Governor of New York
Linda Darling-Hammond / $5,500 - $22,650
Founder of the Stanford Center for Opportunity Policy in Education and the School Redesign Network, Former President of the American Educational Research Association
E.D. Hirsch / -$1,776 - $2,724
Founder of the Core Knowledge Foundation
Charlayne Hunter-Gault / $21,650 - $33,600
Jamie Hyneman / $37,500 - $75,000
John Kasich / $19,500 - $25,250
Governor of Ohio
Conductor of the Boston Pops Orchestra
Seth Meyers / $124,750 - $200,500
Host of "Late Night with Seth Meyers" & Former Head Writer for SNL
Charles Osgood / $38,450 - $39,950
Charles Osgood, often referred to as CBS News' poet-in-residence, has been anchor of CBS News Sunday Morning since 1994.
Diane Ravitch / $10,951 - $23,150
Research Professor & Historian of Education
Andy Roddick / $49,500 - $75,000
Former US Open Champion, Tennis Great & Co-Host of Fox Sports Live
Mitt Romney / $83,750 - $156,250
Former Governor of Massachusetts, 2012 Republican Presidential Nominee and CEO
R&B Singer, Actress and Member of Destiny's Child
Sheryl Sandberg / $99,500 - $250,750
COO of Facebook
Ryan Seacrest / $110,000 - $113,000
Radio Personality; Television Host; Producer; Best Known for "American Idol" and "On Air with Ryan Seacrest"
Anna Deavere Smith / $21,000 - $45,050
Award-Winning Actress, Playwright, Social Commentator
Margaret Spellings / $24,750 - $32,000
UNC System President-Elect; Former Bush Administration Official; Former United States Secretary of Education
George Stephanopoulos / $24,250 - $60,250
Anchor, Good Morning America, This Week and Chief Political Correspondent, ABC News
Meryl Streep / $99,500 - $500,000
Renowned Actress; Known for "Sophie's Choice," "The Devil Wears Prada"
Ben Vereen / $24,750 - $37,750
Tony Award-Winning Entertainer
Judy Woodruff / $24,750 - $30,000
Co-Anchor and Managing Editor, PBS NewsHour
Jonathan Zittrain / $30,000 - $50,000
Renowned Authority on Future of the Internet; Harvard Computer Science & Law Professor; Co-Founder & Chairman, Berkman Center for Internet & Society
Mark Zuckerberg / $100,000 - $200,500
Founder & CEO of Facebook, Inc.
Sir Ken Robinson / $44,500 - $55,250
Internationally Acclaimed Expert on Creativity and Innovation and Author, Finding Your Element, The Element and Out of Our Minds
Debbie Silver / $4,250 - $7,750
Award-Winning Educator, Speaker, Author, & Humorist
Sheryl Crow / $250,000 - $437,750
Singer-Songwriter; Known for Hits "The First Cut Is The Deepest" and "Soak Up The Sun"
Cynthia Tobias / $2,170 - $5,920
author, christian based, CEO of Apple St.
Freeman Hrabowski / $12,250 - $18,750
President of the University of Maryland, Baltimore
Hoda Kotb / $62,250 - $80,750
Correspondent, 'Dateline NBC' and Co-Anchor, 'The Today Show'
Former Senate Majority Leader
Roland Fryer is Robert M. Beren Professor of Economics at Harvard University.
Jeb Bush / $59,000
Former Governor of Florida (1999-2007); Younger Brother of George W. Bush
Salman (Sal) Khan / $60,000 - $125,250
Founder/Director Khan Academy
Lin-Manuel Miranda / $124,250 - $200,500
Actor, Composer, Lyricist; Known for "In The Heights," "Bring it On the Musical," and "Hamilton"
Conan O'Brien / $116,667
Host of "Conan" on TBS
Chester E. Finn, Jr., scholar, educator and public servant, has devoted most of his career to improving education in the United States.
Cory Booker / $32,300
US Senator from New Jersey and Author of "United"
Scholar, Journalist, and Award-Winning Author
George W. Bush / $121,250
43rd President of the United States and Founder of the George W. Bush Foundation
Ciara / $93,750
Grammy-Winning Recording Artist; "1, 2 Step" and "Love Sex Magic"
T.I. / $112,000 - $125,500
Rapper and Record Producer
Senior Strategist, 2012 Obama Re-election Campaign; Director, University of Chicago, Institute of Politics and NBC News/MSNBC
International Supermodel & Tsunami Survivor
Green Day / $625,250
American Punk Rock Band
Model and Actress Known for her Roles in "Just Go With It" & "Grace and Frankie"
Emma Watson / $125,000 - $300,000
English Actress, Model & Activist; UN Women Goodwill Ambassador
James Franco / $112,000 - $135,250
Actor and Filmmaker; Known for "Oz the Great and Powerful" and "Spider-Man"
Lea Michele / $104,000
American Actress Best Known For Fox's "Glee" and "Scream Queens"
U.S Senator of Tennessee
Janelle Monae / $62,500 - $218,750
Award-Winning R&B and Soul Musician
Queen Rania Al Abdullah
Royal Matriarch of Jordan; Activist and Global Humanitarian
Ali Wentworth / $32,500
Actress, New York Times Bestselling Author, Comedian, and Host of Yahoo's "Daily Shot"
Under Secretary, U.S. Department of Education, Higher Education and Workforce Development Policy
Vice Chairman, Wealth Management, Managing Director and Senior Client Advisor, Morgan Stanley
Larry Ellison / $118,500
Co-Founder & Former CEO of Oracle Corporation
Actor, Screenwriter and Producer; "Good Will Hunting" and the "Bourne" Series; Co-Founder of Water.org
Matthew McConaughey / $167,500 - $171,250
Academy Award-Winning Actor Known for "Dallas Buyers Club" and "True Detective"
Steven Spielberg / $404,000
Oscar-Winning Director Known for Blockbuster Films such as “Jaws,” “Jurassic Park” & “E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial”
Composer, Singer, Author, Actor & Activist
Prime Minister of Canada
First Lady of the United States
Laurene Powell Jobs / $14,500 - $30,250
Founder and Chair, Emerson Collective; President of the Board, College Track
President, American Federation of Teachers
Melissa Harris-Perry / $25,000
Presidential Endowed Professor in Politics and International Affairs at Wake Forest University, Executive Director of the Pro Humanitate Institute, & Former MSNBC Host
Founder of Bloomberg LP & Bloomberg Philanthropies, Former Mayor of New York City
Arne Duncan / $9,750 - $63,000
Former U.S. Secretary of Education (2009 - 2015)
70th Governor of the Commonwealth of Virginia, Elected Chair of the Democratic National Committee
An American early childhood educator at Yale and author of The Importance of Being Little
President, Miami-Dade Community Colleges
Chelsea Clinton / $18,000 - $106,750
Daughter of Bill and Hillary Clinton; Clinton Foundation
Senator Jeff Sessions
United States Senator from Alabama
Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of JPMorgan Chase & Co.
Russell Wilson / $24,250 - $112,000
Seattle Seahawks Quarterback
Paul E. Peterson
Editor-in-Chief of Education Next, Director of the Program on Education Policy and Governance & Henry Lee Shattuck Professor of Government at Harvard University
Journalist, Activist, & Author of "Schools on Trial: How Freedom and Creativity Can Fix Our Educational Malpractice"
American Actress Known as April Kepner on "Grey's Anatomy"
Freida Pinto / $128,000
Actress & Activist
Angela Lee Duckworth, PhD / $29,750 - $106,250
Assistant Professor of Psychology, University of Pennslvania; Author of Grit: Passion, Perseverance, and the Science of Success
Entrepreneurer, Investor and Co-Founder of Code.org
Governor, State of Delaware; Chairman, National Governors Association
Jennifer Nettles / $124,500 - $250,000
Country Music Artist Known for Fronting Sugarland
Telle Whitney / $4,500 - $7,500
President & CEO, Anita Borg Institute for Women in Technology
The Accidental Entrepreneur.
British Journalist; Anchor for CNN International and HLN
Founder and CEO of the Success Academy Charter Schools, former New York City Council member and co-author of Mission Possible
U.S. Congressman Representing the Sixth District of South Carolina
Ziauddin Yousafzai / $49,500 - $62,500
Co-founder of the Malala Fund
First Freshman to Win the Heisman Trophy & NFL Quarterback Drafted by the Cleveland Browns
55th Governor of New Jersey
Co-Founder and Co-Editor, Inside Higher Ed
Director, Remembering the Artist: Robert De Niro, Sr.; Host, "Dr. Radio Reports," Sirius XM
Governor of Illinois; Chairman of R8 Capital Partners
Governor of Connecticut
Governor of Tennessee & Chairman-Elect of the Republican Governors Association
Nadia Lopez / $7,500 - $12,500
Principal of Brooklyn’s Matt Hall Bridges Academy, Made Famous by ‘Humans of New York’
Governor, State of California
Governor of North Carolina
Julie Lythcott-Haims / $12,500 - $13,250
Former Dean at Stanford University, Author of Bestselling Book, "How to Raise an Adult"
Larry Ferlazzo teaches English, Social Studies and International Baccalaureate classes to English Language Learners and mainstream students at Luther Burbank High School in Sacramento, California.
Miriam Altman and Alexandra Meis
John B. King, Jr.
Former Secretary of Education for President Barack Obama
VP and GM of Internet of Things & Education at IBM
DeRay McKesson / $9,750 - $11,500
Civil Rights Activist and Former School Administrator; Member of the Black Live Matter Movement
Author of The Battle for Room 314
Walter H. Gale Professor of Education and Economics at Harvard Unversity
Stanford Professor and Early Investor in Google
Initiative to Educate Afghan Women Board of Director
Former US Secretary of Labor (2013-2017)
Professor of Accounting at Penn State University,TED Speaker
Andrew Lloyd Webber
Legendary Broadway Composer and Producer, Known for "Cats" and "The Phantom of the Opera"
Co-Founder of TenMarks Education; General Manager of Amazon K-12 Education
Phoenix Collegiate Academy Lead Founder and Director of External Affairs
Co-Founder, President & Superintendent at IDEA Public Schools
Founder and CEO of Idea Public Schools
British Labour Politician, Shadow Education Secretary, Former Trade Union Official
82nd Governor of Georgia
British Conservative Party Politician, Loughborough Member of Parliament, Secretary of State for Education, Minister for Women and Equalities
British Conservative Party Politician, Education Secretary
Dr. Jill Stein / $125 - $13,250
Physician, Activist, and Politician; 2016 Presumptive Green Party Presidential Nominee
Co-Founder and President of the Institute for Humane Education; Author
Founder of India Education Technology Firm "Byju's Classes"
Founding Partner of John Maxwell Team, Strategy Consultant, Inspirational Teacher, Executive Coach
Design Manager at Google
SCAD Graphic Design Chair
USDA Science Director
Senior Program Officer, Postsecondary Success for the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation.
Federal Judge for the United States District Court for the Middle District of North Carolina
K-12 Education Task Force for Hoover Institute, Named to Trump's Transition Team for Education
Resident Fellow for Education Policy Studies at American Enterprise Institute, Education Transition Leader for Trump
Professor and Senior Associate Dean at Georgia Institute of Technology
Mayor of Dallas
Joseph W. Polisi
President of The Juilliard School 1984 - 2018
American Documentary Film Director, Producer, and Writer, Known for "Mitt"
Kandice Sumner / $375 - $3,875
Educator, TED Speaker
Lawyer and judge; Secretary of Education in VA; Wife of Tim Kaine
Secretary of Education in the Donald Trump Administration; Businesswoman, Philanthropist, and Education Activist