John Riley is a 2018-19 Teach Plus Indiana Teaching Policy Fellow. John is a math and physics teacher at Shortridge International Baccalaureate (IB) high school in Indianapolis. He was a Teach Plus Change Agent Teacher Leader for two years, focusing on bringing current math pedagogy to classrooms in his district. He graduated from the Citadel with a BS in Electrical Engineering and a received his MS in Electrical Engineering (with Space Systems Engineering) from the Naval Postgraduate School. He completed a teacher program at Indiana Wesleyan University after serving ten years as an Officer in the United States Navy and a ten-year stint as a manager in the business world.