Chief Executive Officer
Chike Aguh (Chee-Kay Ah-Goo) leads EveryoneOn as its chief executive officer (CEO). EveryoneOn is a national nonprofit that creates social and economic opportunity by connecting everyone to the internet. Since 2012, EveryoneOn has connected more than 600,000 people in the United States, with the goal of connecting one million people by the end of 2020.
Chike is the son of immigrants from Nigeria whose lives were changed by America’s opportunities and he has spent his career ensuring that all people in the United States have access to the same. Previously, Chike worked as an education policy official under Mayor Michael Bloomberg, a second-grade teacher and Teach For America corps member, a Fulbright Scholar in Thailand, and a Director of Corporate Strategy at the Advisory Board Company. Chike has also worked with the Massachusetts Secretary of Education, U.S. Department of Education, McKinsey & Company, and the federal government's Performance Improvement Council.
He holds degrees from Tufts University (B.A.), the Harvard Graduate School of Education (Ed.M), the Harvard Kennedy School of Government (MPA), and the University of Pennsylvania’s Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania (MBA).
In addition, he is a 2017 Presidential Leadership Scholar, 2017 Wharton 40 under 40 honoree, term member at the Council on Foreign Relations, NationSwell Council Member, a board member at Code In The Schools, a member of the Harvard Kennedy School of Government's Alumni Board of Directors, and 100 Black Men of Prince George’s County.
He has spoken at venues such as the White House, SXSWEdu, Code For America and Github Universe; and has been featured in or interviewed by CNN, Forbes, US News and World Report, Wired, and Fast Company. Chike lives in Beltsville, MD with his wife, Crystal and son, Kelechi. They are members of Zion Church in Landover, MD.