Bec Weeks is the Director of Tools of Thought Initiative at the Crime Lab and Education Lab. Previously, Bec was the co-founder of a behavioral science tech startup and a senior advisor in the Australian federal government's behavioral science public policy research team. She holds an MBA from Harvard Business School and Bachelors degrees in both Law and Economics from the University of Sydney, Australia.

Bec and the Tools of Thought Initiative are also affiliated with the Center for Decision Research and the Center for Applied AI, both at the University of Chicago Booth School of Business.