The MTC Staff

Patricia Russell

Patricia Russell

Interim Executive Director

Patricia leads the MTC operations and projects including development of the proprietary Mastery Transcript software, managing communication among member schools and with a range of partners. She has served in a variety of academic roles, including most recently as the Dean of Studies at Phillips Academy. Contact her at russell@mastery.org

Mike Flanagan

Mike Flanagan

Chief Product Officer

Mike oversees the design and development of Mastery Transcript software products, connecting with members and advisors to manage the MTC product roadmap. He is an experienced education technology executive, most recently having served as CEO of the Services Division at the National Association of Independent Schools, where he led a complete redesign and relaunch of their School and Student Services financial aid platforms. Contact him at flanagan@mastery.org.

Ben Rein

Ben Rein

Director of Outreach

If you've sent an email or made a phone call to the MTC, chances are Ben answered it. A 25-year veteran of independent schools, Ben serves as one of the MTC's main ambassadors. He speaks to schools interested in learning more about the Consortium, keeps members updated and makes sure that questions get answered. Contact him at rein@mastery.org

Terry Dubow

Terry Dubow

Director of Communications

Terry oversees the communications operation for the MTC including the website, blogs, social media channels, press relations among other activities. He's worked in a variety of roles in independent schools for the past 23 years from classroom teacher to administrator to college counselor. Contact him at dubow@mastery.org

Jenny Barker

Jenny Barker

Senior Project Manager

Jenny brings vast communications experience to her role with the MTC, where she manages a range of communications, event-planning, and research projects. You'll particularly see her work in the MTC newsletter and the site directors' meetings. She is also a Communications Strategist at Phillips Academy Andover and has previously worked in communications roles at Harvard University. Contact her at barker@mastery.org