Michael is the Chief Executive Officer and visionary behind Altruistic Apps and the School Supporter app. He is a tireless advocate for education and has dedicated his career to helping schools and students. In 2006, Michael Barrett and business partner Josh Reynolds started Hero in the Hallway, a program intended to help schools across the country combat bullying and potential suicides. Altruistic
Apps, Michael’s latest and largest scale venture, is devoted to connecting schools and companies for
mutual benefit. His daily focus is on scaling Altruistic Apps through partnerships with caring companies
so that his vision of a world where all schools and causes have the funds they need to succeed can be realized.


Recent posts by this Author


4 Education Startups Solving School Woes

No matter how you cut it, last school year was a tough one for education. However, thanks to the growing field of education entrepreneurship, I believe that there is new hope for hurting schools in the ’13-’14 school year. I think that some of...