Clement Chau, President, CMA Bay Area

Clement Chau

Clement Chau is an early childhood education and early learning expert with an emphasis in designing new technologies and media experiences to foster positive youth development.

Clement is currently the director of learning at VTech and LeapFrog, where he manages a team of designers and educators to create toy and game products for preschool children. He is also a co-founder of Ponte & Chau Consulting, a firm based in the Boston area that works with a wide range of clients in the early education space. Previously, Clement was the director of learning at Kidaptive, a children’s apps start-up in the Silicon Valley. Clement is widely published in the areas of children’s technology, media education, cross-cultural research, and youth civic engagement. Clement holds an MA and a PhD from Tufts University, and a BA in Music from Washington University in St. Louis.

Clement enjoys playing the piano, attending music events and cooking random recipes. Clement is extremely excited and honored to join the Bay Area chapter as chapter founding president and contribute to the organization and the community at large.