Who we are

Magical Math Makers

The Julia Robinson Mathematics Festival empowers communities to create magical math moments. We create fun math experiences, develop math games, and train educators how to inspire joy with math.

Vision
A world where every child celebrates math
Mission
Empowering communities to create magical math moments

Our Impact So Far

50,000
People attended
kids laugh and clap
$2.5M
Money Raised
Girls play cup stacking. Photo credit: Amanda Kowalski and Lexey Swall, © MSRI
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Festivals Held Worldwide

Our Next 5 Years

The JRMF strategic plan is made up of a set of four integrated and interrelated goals to create a world where every child celebrates math.

Expand math outreach

50% of U.S. school districts will have a JRMF event by 2026

Improve math education

Enhance math curriculum with low-floor, high-ceiling puzzles

Reduce inequalities

50% of our events will be for Title 1 schools

Grow sustainably

Diversify revenue by 50%

JRMF History

Team Work Makes
the Dream Work

Meet the math makers creating magical math moments around the world.

Nancy Blachman
Founder
Nancy Blachman
Founder
Daniel Kline
Executive Director
Daniel Kline
Executive Director
Kim Burdett
Vice President of Marketing
Blonde girl holds a balloon
Kim Burdett
Vice President of Marketing
Nick Rauh
Nick Rauh
Vice President of Content and Product Management
Nick Rauh
Nick Rauh
Vice President of Content and Product Management
Annette Rouleau
Vice President of Education and Engagement
Annette Rouleau
Vice President of Education and Engagement
Stacy Speyer
Illustrator & Graphic Designer
Stacy Speyer
Illustrator & Graphic Designer
Carl Van Huyck
App Developer
Carl Van Huyck
App Developer

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