Shahryar Khazei is a seasoned IT executive with over 36 years of experience in the private and public education industry. His expertise commands all facets of IT organization including strategy, infrastructure, budgeting, Human Resources, customer support, and training. Khazei has provided executive governance for a portfolio of projects including the management of one of the nation’s largest and most complex computing environments at the Los Angeles Unified School District.

While at LAUSD, Khazei directed over 700 employees and oversaw a budget of over $500 million. He was named CTO of the Year by the Council of Great City School in 2014 and is currently a Peer Review and Federal Funds Optimization Task Force Member for the organization. In 2021 he joined the Board of Directors at the Consortium of School Networking (CoSN). Khazei has a BS in Mechanical Engineering from Washington State University.