The Tinkergarten Team

We're a small but powerful team that supports a widespread network of talented leaders who bring high quality early childhood learning to communities everywhere. We are committed to a healthy and supportive culture that celebrates the value of all people. We’re constantly learning, and love being outside.

Our Founders

Meghan fitzgerald

Meghan Fitzgerald


After 16 years as an educator, curriculum developer and school leader, Meghan has her dream gig—an entrepreneur/educator/mom who helps families everywhere, including hers, learn outside. Prior to Tinkergarten®, Meghan worked as an Elementary School Principal, a Math/Science Specialist & and a teacher in public and... Read More
Brian fitzgerald

Brian Fitzgerald


Brian has been developing consumer digital products and businesses since 1995 with a focus on education technology in recent years. Before starting Tinkergarten®, he was VP of Product Development at Knewton, and prior to that VP/Intrapreneur of Audible Education (acquired by Brian was on the start up team... Read More

Our Team

Murtaza ali
Murtaza Ali
Brian aquadro
Brian Aquadro
Jen hierons
Jen Hierons
Hannah markos
Hannah Markos
Shannon quinn
Shannon Quinn
Jennie skilbred
Jennie Skilbred
Ryan stansky
Ryan Stansky

Our Investors

Omidyarnetwork Reach Citylightcapital 500startups Blueseedcollective
Brooklynbridgeventures Vista Outboundventures Plumalley Structurecapital

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