James H.  Shelton net worth and biography

James Shelton Biography and Net Worth

Director of Duolingo
Jim Shelton has served as a member of our board since October 2020. He currently serves as the Chief Investment and Impact Officer at the Blue Meridian Partners, as well as a Partner of Amandla Enterprises. He previously served as the President of Education for the Chan Zuckerberg Initiative and, prior to that, as the President and Chief Impact Officer of 2U. From 2009 to 2015, he held various roles at the U.S. Department of Education, most recently as Deputy Secretary and Chief Operating Officer. Jim holds a B.A. in Computer Science from Morehouse College and an M.S. in Education and an M.B.A. from the Stanford Graduate School of Business.

What is James H. Shelton's net worth?

The estimated net worth of James H. Shelton is at least $695,145.75 as of June 14th, 2023. Mr. Shelton owns 3,237 shares of Duolingo stock worth more than $695,146 as of December 9th. This net worth estimate does not reflect any other investments that Mr. Shelton may own. Learn More about James H. Shelton's net worth.

How do I contact James H. Shelton?

The corporate mailing address for Mr. Shelton and other Duolingo executives is 5900 PENN AVE SECOND FLOOR, PITTSBURGH PA, 15206. Duolingo can also be reached via phone at 412-567-6602 and via email at [email protected]. Learn More on James H. Shelton's contact information.

Has James H. Shelton been buying or selling shares of Duolingo?

James H. Shelton has not been actively trading shares of Duolingo during the last ninety days. Most recently, James H. Shelton sold 10,000 shares of the business's stock in a transaction on Wednesday, June 14th. The shares were sold at an average price of $153.32, for a transaction totalling $1,533,200.00. Following the completion of the sale, the director now directly owns 3,237 shares of the company's stock, valued at $496,296.84. Learn More on James H. Shelton's trading history.

Who are Duolingo's active insiders?

Duolingo's insider roster includes Stephen Chen (General Counsel), Sara Clemens (Director), Natalie Glance (SVP), Severin Hacker (CTO), Robert Meese (Insider), Gillian Munson (Director), James Shelton (Director), Matthew Skaruppa (CFO), and Luis van Ahn (CEO). Learn More on Duolingo's active insiders.

Are insiders buying or selling shares of Duolingo?

During the last twelve months, Duolingo insiders bought shares 6 times. They purchased a total of 208,082 shares worth more than $15,005,336.58. During the last twelve months, insiders at the sold shares 57 times. They sold a total of 828,966 shares worth more than $127,139,304.42. The most recent insider tranaction occured on December, 1st when CFO Matthew Skaruppa sold 8,000 shares worth more than $1,703,440.00. Insiders at Duolingo own 19.9% of the company. Learn More about insider trades at Duolingo.

Information on this page was last updated on 12/1/2023.

James H. Shelton Insider Trading History at Duolingo

Transaction DateBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionShares Held After TransactionDetails
6/14/2023Sell10,000$153.32$1,533,200.003,237View SEC Filing Icon  
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James H. Shelton Buying and Selling Activity at Duolingo

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Duolingo Company Overview

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Duolingo, Inc. operates as a mobile learning platform in the United States, China, the United Kingdom, and internationally. The company offers courses in 40 different languages, including Spanish, English, French, German, Italian, Portuguese, Japanese, and Chinese through its Duolingo app. It also provides a digital language proficiency assessment exam. The company was incorporated in 2011 and is headquartered in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.
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