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Bob Cunningham, EdM

Executive Director of Learning and Development


  • Non-profit leader who believes we must be able to do better than this for children

  • Former executive director for both the Robert Louis Stevenson School and the Purnell School, and head of school for the Gateway School.

  • Huffington Post Game Changer Award 

  • Pete and Carrie Roselle Award

Bob Cunningham is President & CEO of the International Centre for Missing & Exploited Children, a non-governmental organization based in Alexandria, VA with representation in 12 countries. He also continues to serve as executive director for learning development at Understood, where he has been part of the team since its founding. 

Cunningham has advised many nonprofit organizations and philanthropic foundations through work with the Poses Family Foundation and New Profit, Inc. He has  been the chief administrator for several independent schools and a school leader in both general and special education for multiple public districts. He has served as a trustee or advisory board member for organizations such as Teleperformance, the National Center for Learning Disabilities, the NVLD Project, Hunter College’s Department of Special Education, and many schools. 

Bob holds a BS from Indiana University of Pennsylvania and two master’s degrees from Teachers College, Columbia University. He also taught at Teachers College, in the  departments of special education and curriculum and teaching.


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