Mr. Siegfried has served as MVCDC’s Chief Innovation Officer since 2016. He has been with the agency since 1991 when he started his career as a lead teacher. He holds a bachelor’s degree in education from the University of Toledo and a master’s degree in early childhood education from Nova Southeastern University. He has helped to develop a data management system that was researched for a publication by the Urban Institute and the Office of Planning Research and Evaluation (OPRE). He serves on local, state, and national committees that focus on data, school readiness, equity, and innovation.