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Quantic School of Business and Technology is an online graduate school that’s connecting a rigorous MBA education directly to positive career outcomes and a global alumni network.

The Quantic Team

Many of us helped drive Rosetta Stone from its startup roots to the largest, most innovative language learning company in the world. We’ve now assembled a team of high-performing pioneers to bring needed change to higher education.

Tom Adams

Tom Adams

Chairman and Co-founder

An E&Y Entrepreneur of the Year National Winner, Tom is the former Chairman/CEO of Rosetta Stone and was previously on the board at Bridgewater Associates. He has an MBA from INSEAD and a B.A. in history from Bristol University.

Bill Fisher

Bill Fisher

CEO

Bill is the former CEO of the digital and adult learning companies of the EF Education First group, leading those teams from inception to more than 6,000 employees globally. Most recently, he was co-founder and CEO of an AIOps start-up. Bill holds a BA in Computer Science from Brown University.

Alexie Harper

Alexie Harper

Chief Academic Officer and Co-founder

Previously the director of R&D and a senior researcher at Rosetta Stone, and a travel writer and editor for Let's Go Inc., Alexie holds an M.A. in Irish and Irish-American Studies from NYU and an A.B. in English Literature and Language from Harvard University.

Ori Ratner

Ori Ratner

CTO and Co-founder

Ori previously was a director of software development and the software architect at Rosetta Stone. He has a B.S. in Computer Science from the University of Virginia, with a research focus in computer graphics and multi-agent simulation.

Matt Schenck

Matt Schenck

Executive VP

Having architected and built the consumer division of Rosetta Stone, Matt ultimately led the global growth strategy as Executive Vice President. He has a B.A. in psychology from Williams College.

Academics

Mai Ajjour

Prior to Quantic, Mai worked in the humanitarian sector at the International Rescue Committee as a senior information and communication technology for programs officer (ICT4P). She holds a BS.c. from Al al-Bayt University in Computer Science.

Kristina Batiste

Before joining Quantic, Kristina was a content strategist and user experience researcher for the University of Southern California and taught in the Master of Management in Library and Information Science program at USC Marshall School of Business. She earned her Bachelor of Arts in English from Stanford University and her Master of Information and Library Science from the University of British Columbia.

Jennifer Bonk

Prior to joining Quantic, Jen worked as an academic advisor for 10 years, most recently with Chicago Booth. She received her M.Ed in Counseling, Adult and Higher Education from Northern Illinois University and her B.S. Retail Management from Purdue University.

Eleonora Carr

Prior to joining Quantic, Eleonora worked in higher education for over 18 years. She has extensive experience in the fields of retail, manufacturing, leasing, banking, tax, and auditing. She is a licensed CPA in the State of New Jersey and has taught undergraduate and graduate courses in accounting and finance. She earned her Doctorate in Business Administration from Temple University’s Fox School of Business.

Kira Charlesworth

Prior to joining Quantic, Kira developed online learning resources for international educators and served as a Youth Development Peace Corps volunteer in Morocco. She holds a B.A. in Interdisciplinary Studies from the University of California, Berkeley and an MBA from Quantic.

Magdalena Cutler

Prior to Quantic, Maggie was a professor of Managerial Economics at JWMI, CSUMB, and the College of William and Mary. She was the founder of two small businesses in the areas of assisted living and graduate online education. She holds a PhD in Economics and a MS in Information Management from Arizona State University.

Jo Dasher

Prior to Quantic, Jo worked in K-12 education reform at both national and local nonprofit organizations. Before that, she served as an army officer for five years, including two deployments to Afghanistan. She holds a B.S. in international relations from West Point, where she also studied environmental engineering.

Ellie DiBerardino

Ellie joined Quantic after spending a few years in the world of advertising as a copywriter and strategist. She received her B.A. in Mathematics from Georgetown University, where she also minored in Russian and earned a place in the Dobro Slovo National Slavic Honor Society.

Jordan Engelke

Prior to Quantic, Jordan worked as a Senior Program Specialist for the Institute for Intergovernmental Research where she performed primary and secondary research and wrote training programs for federal initiatives. She has an academic and professional background in pedagogy, technology, and writing. She earned her master’s degree in English from Washington State University.

Dan Gryboski

Dan started his career as a mechanical engineer, helping airports procure automated trains. He then switched to education, teaching math and statistics to middle school, high school, and college students. He earned a B.A. in Math and Computer Science from Colorado College, and an M.S. in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Colorado.

Joe Holmes

Prior to Quantic, Joe worked as an educational content creator for Sanity. In past lives he has been an LSAT instructor, a Team Leader at an after-school program in New Orleans, and a novice Buddhist monk. He holds a B.A. in Philosophy from George Mason University.

Rollin Hu

Prior to Quantic, Rollin did research for The Atlantic's events team. He holds a B.A. in History, Economics and International Studies from Johns Hopkins University, where he also edited the student newspaper.

Catherine Killingsworth

Before joining Quantic, Catherine was a public school teacher, a school administrator, and the founder and executive director of an award-winning education nonprofit. She earned her B.A. in English from Yale University and her MBA from Quantic.

Daniel Mintz

Prior to Quantic, Daniel was a visiting assistant professor of mathematics at Georgetown University, where he also earned his A.B. in mathematics and classics. He received his doctorate in mathematics and classics from the University of St Andrews, and has also earned the CFA Institute Investment Foundations certificate.

Harsh Mishra

Prior to joining Quantic, Harsh worked globally for over 20+ years as professor in business & entrepreneurship at SUNY, University of Alabama, IIT and MDI. He had founded and led iSEED that conducted programs in entrepreneurship and mentored early-stage startups. He earned his Doctorate in Business Administration from Temple University’s Fox School of Business.

Lee Morrow

Lee joined Quantic after working in advocacy and politics on the local, state, and national levels for six years. His work focused on communications, speechwriting, and digital campaigning. Lee received an A.B. in Government from Harvard University, where he was active at the Harvard Institute of Politics and Kirkland House.

Skylar Neil

Before Quantic, Skylar worked as a manager at an independent bookstore and a freelance copy editor. She recently received her PhD in Archaeology from the University of Cambridge, and holds an M.A. in Classical Archaeology from Tufts University and a B.A. in Ancient Studies from UMBC.

Bruce Paddock

Prior to Quantic, Bruce worked as a journalist, he wrote textbooks and other classroom and online materials, he worked at NBC and at Disney Studios. He has written three books and two plays, and his writing has appeared in Entertainment Weekly magazine. Bruce holds a B.A. in History from Yale University.

Brant Pearson

Prior to Quantic, Brant has worked in both the public and private sectors, leading and directing teams, programs, and divisions. He has experience in operations, strategic planning, and entrepreneurship. Brant holds a Ph.D. in Organizational Development and Leadership from Ashford University and an MBA and B.S. in Healthcare Systems Administration from Ferris State University.

John Pella

Before joining Quantic, John worked as a researcher and lecturer in higher education.  He is the author of several academic articles and one book.  He received his Ph.D. in Politics and International Relations from the University of Bristol in the UK.

Michael Sahloul

Before Quantic, Michael was the president of the American Accounting Academy. He holds a Doctorate in Business Administration (Accounting) from Liberty University. His master’s degree is in Accounting and Financial Management with a CPA emphasis. He is a Certified Fraud Examiner (CFE) and has taught undergraduate and graduate courses in Accounting for sixteen years.

Natalie Sappleton

Natalie joined Quantic after working as an assistant professor in Management and Entrepreneurship at Manchester Metropolitan University. She received her doctorate from the same university, and her M.A. in Economics and Politics from the University of Glasgow.

Liz Snyder

Prior to Quantic, Liz worked in K-12 Special Education. She earned a B.A. in Education at the University of California, Irvine, and an M.A. in Education at Alder GSE. Her graduate level research focus was on engaging multilingual students in eLearning environments.

Emily Straker-Barak

Prior to joining Quantic, Emily spent a decade working in higher education, most recently in academic advising administration. She holds a B.A. in Design Management from Arizona State University and a M.A. in Student Affairs Administration from Michigan State University.

Sundar

Prior to joining Quantic, Sundar was a Finance Director for a publicly traded tech company and was responsible for the P&L of its largest Business Unit. He has extensive finance operational experience in Corporate Finance and M&A. He has also taught undergraduate and graduate courses in Economics and Finance. He holds multiple degrees from the University of New Orleans, including a Ph.D. in Financial Economics.

Pierce Williams

Before joining Quantic, Pierce was a research fellow in Cultural Studies at Carnegie Mellon University. He has taught Literature and Composition at the high school and undergraduate levels, as well as to professionals at the US Army War College. He is currently working towards his PhD in English at Carnegie Mellon.

Casey Williams

Casey has spent most of her career as a mathematics instructor at the college level. She was also a solutions architect for a private tech start-up before joining Quantic. Casey holds a B.S. in Mathematics Education and an M.S. in Mathematical Sciences.

Nan Zhang

Prior to joining Quantic, Nan was an assistant professor of marketing at North Carolina Central University. She received her Ph.D. in marketing from Southern Illinois University Carbondale.

Admissions

Theresa Stockdale

Theresa is a former Product and Supply Chain Manager from Kodak who has also traveled the world advocating for educational access on behalf of children living in extreme poverty. She holds an MBA in Finance and Marketing from the University of Rochester and a B.S. from Penn State University in Supply Chain Management.

Gavin Moore

With nearly a decade of experience in the credentialing and education sectors, Gavin is interested in the processes by which people learn and validate their skills. He holds a B.A. from Iowa State University where he focused on environmental ethics through programs in both Philosophy and Environmental Studies.

Trish Kredell

Prior to joining Quantic, Trish spent over a decade as a learning and development professional with the goal of creating impactful and engaging learning experiences. She received her undergrad in Marketing from Penn State University, and her M.Ed. in Instructional Design and Technology from the University of Pittsburgh.

Lauren Arienzale

Lauren is a recent graduate of Hampshire College where she obtained a B.A. in Clinical Psychology/Psychoanalysis. She has a background in non-profit operations and works part-time at a local farm in Western Massachusetts.

Sandra Babylon

Sandra comes from a background in the aerospace and defense industry having worked as a Program Manager, Industrial Engineer, Quality Engineer, and Buyer. An avid traveler, she has hiked to the highest point in Southeast Asia. Sandra received both her BS in Industrial Engineering and Executive MBA from the University of Iowa.

Melissa Braun

Before joining Quantic, Melissa worked in corporate human resources as an HR Business Partner. She started her career in an HR leadership development program at Johnson & Johnson and has experience in the industries of technology, pharmaceuticals, health insurance, natural gas, and manufacturing. She received her MBA from Lehigh University and a Masters of Human Resource Management (MHRM) from Rutgers University.

Lauren Brown

Lauren comes from a diverse background in the field of higher education. Prior to joining Quantic, she worked in graduate test preparation, business school admissions, and career advising. She holds a BA from Saint Louis University and MEd in Higher Education from Loyola University Chicago. Lauren's passion for assisting students on their educational journey aligns with Quantic's mission to democratize education.

Brandi Burkowsky

Brandi is an entrepreneur, having run a successful family business for over 20 years. Her previous experience in the financial services industry includes working as Chief of Staff for Prudential Financial. Brandi earned a BA in Sociology and an MBA in Finance from the University of Connecticut at Stamford.

Lindsey Campion

Lindsey has a background in both teaching and consulting. She is passionate about education and the Quantic mission. Lindsey received a BA in English and BA in French from the University of Kansas. She also holds an MA in English from the University of Texas at Austin.

Michelle Caron

Michelle received a BS in Psychology from Rhode Island College and began her career working in behavioral healthcare. After receiving her MBA from Suffolk University, her career shifted to the information technology sector where she worked as a business analyst and software developer Most recently she serves as the head of IT for a start-up company in the women’s fashion industry.

Jill Catherine

Jill is a communications professional with a background in education, non-profit social services, and cultural arts. She has been a national speaker on the topics of wellness and body image and has a BS in Communication and Sports Information from Ithaca College.

Sonja Cheadle

Sonja has a passion for higher education and marketing. As an adjunct marketing instructor and professional, her experience helps students achieve their educational and career goals. She holds a BS in Business from the University of Missouri-Kansas City, and an MBA with an emphasis in Marketing from Avila University.

Erin Ciceri

Prior to joining Quantic, Erin was a college advisor and administrator with experience in all facets of campus life and administration. She also planned campus-wide events and led a leadership certification program at the University of Houston Center for Student Involvement. Erin received a BS in Interdisciplinary Studies at Texas A&M University and an MEd in Higher Education Administration from the University of Texas at Austin.

Molly Coulter

Molly received a BA in English Language and Literature from the University of Massachusetts and spent seven years working in event sales and marketing in Philadelphia. She then moved to Lao PDR where she was a teacher and worked in education and development for a variety of schools and organizations.

Jared Delaney

Jared is an actor, playwright, screenwriter, and journalist. He has appeared on stage and in film and TV, and has written for various newspapers and magazines including TV Guide and Radiowave Magazine. Jared holds an MA in Theatre Arts from Villanova University and an MFA in Stage/Screenwriting from the Queens University of Charlotte.

Tonya DuBois

Tonya began her career in education directing admissions and college counseling efforts. She then pivoted to work as the first employee for a biotech startup. Tonya is also an entrepreneur, running a successful college counseling business and is passionate about assisting students. She holds a BA in Psychology from the University of Richmond.

Juliette Dunn

Juliette is a writer, performer, and teacher. She is passionate about making education engaging and accessible, and is proud to have helped pilot the award-winning Autism Drama Program at Theatre Horizon. She is a recipient of the Irene Ryan Award through the American College Theater Festival and a Barrymore Award nominee. Juliette holds a BA in Theatre from DeSales University.

Shuly Goldman

Prior to Quantic, Shuly worked as a project manager for a county-wide trauma informed care initiative, and was the program manager for an organization that creates adaptive arts and athletic opportunities for youth impacted by chronic illnesses. She received a BA in Anthropology from University of Massachusetts and a Masters of Public Health (MPH) from University of Warwick.

David Goodman-Smith

David spent his childhood in Hong Kong and the UK before earning his bachelor’s degree from Santa Clara University in California. He has spent over a decade running a study abroad program in China. This included advising and placing international students in university programs throughout the country. David is driven by making education and travel as affordable and accessible as possible.

Rachel Hanson

Rachel has spent her career in education administration, at Harvard Business School, Merrimack College, and most recently Phillips Exeter Academy. She earned her BA in Judaic Studies at the University of Massachusetts Amherst.

Annemarie Hardee

Prior to joining Quantic, Annemarie worked in healthcare education and operations. She is passionate about equitable education programs and seeing students achieve their goals. Annemarie received a BA in Professional Writing from Baylor University and an MS in Healthcare Administration from Trinity University in San Antonio, Texas.

Senka Haveric

Originally from Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Senka is fluent in English, Spanish, French, and Bosnian. She taught ESL in Colombia and helped develop educational tours for American students abroad. Senka received a BA in International Relations & Spanish Studies from the University of Delaware and an MA in International Training and Education from American University.

Amy Hertz

Amy has a background in higher education. Most recently she worked as the registrar for Brevard College where she evaluated transcripts and maintained a student-centered focus. In addition, she has worked in admissions and student accounts. Amy received a BA in Psychology from Brevard College.

Steph Jackman

Steph comes from a background in higher education and education administration, most recently at the University of New Hampshire and Phillips Exeter Academy. She earned her BS in Recreation Management from the Marriott School of Business at Brigham Young University, and an MA degree in English Literature from the University of New Hampshire.

Anna Kreigh

Before joining Quantic, Anna was an Accessibility Coordinator at a private college in Vermont where she ensured that all students had equal access to educational programs, services, and activities. She has also worked in the public school system and is passionate about inclusive education. Anna has a BS in Recreation Management and an MEd in Special Education, both from the University of Vermont.

Karen McCall

Karen is a writer, editor, and graphic designer who holds a BA in Anthropology from the University of North Florida. Informed by her time working in academic libraries and with a small publisher, she is passionate about promoting information literacy and helping authors share their stories with the world.

Jermaine Middleton

Jermaine has a passion for social impact, business, and adventure. Some of his most memorable experiences are leading teams of volunteers to different countries, and also climbing some of the highest mountains in the world. Jermaine received a BA in Business Administration from Kennesaw State University, and an MBA with a concentration in Entrepreneurship from IE Business School in Spain.

Kyle Norton

Kyle has spent most of his professional career in a multitude of roles within higher education, including recruitment, programming, curriculum development, academic advising, and campus safety. He was born and raised in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania and holds a BS in Business Administration and an MS in Higher Education Administration and Leadership, both from Drexel University.

Daniele Passantino

Daniele has many years of experience working at both public and private higher education institutions. She has served in admissions and student services, assisting a vast array of students along their educational path. Daniele graduated from Rider University with a BA in Theater.

Sarah Price

Sarah holds a BS in Administration of Justice from Penn State University and an MEd in Secondary School Counseling from Shippensburg University. She has worked in the field of community mental health and, prior to joining Quantic, was a school counselor in a variety of private, public, and charter schools.

Maham Quraishi

Maham graduated from George Washington University and holds a B.A. in International Affairs and Economics. Before joining Quantic, she completed a year of service with City Year Philadelphia. She is passionate about creating equal education opportunities in her community and through her work with Quantic.

Monique Raymond

Holding a B.S. in Conservation and Wildlife Biology from the University of New Hampshire, Monique is passionate about the intersection of STEM and communication. Her background includes ecotourism, natural history collection research and curation, and technical writing.

Martha Salinas-Veksler

Martha has a background in technology and education. Prior to joining Quantic, she worked in research and data intelligence in the tech start-up space. In addition, Martha has taught International Relations and Economics at Nevada State College. She received her BA in Political Science from the University of Nevada at Las Vegas, and an MBA from University of Maryland Global Campus.

Anna Sirota

Anna is a fine art photographer and writer whose work is based in self-exploration, mental health awareness, and spirituality. She earned her BFA in Photography from Parsons School of Design and simultaneously earned a BA in Literary Studies from Eugene Lang College of Liberal Arts at The New School.

Kristina Wessel

Prior to joining Quantic, Kristina designed and delivered corporate training in sustainability best practices, managed skills-based volunteer programs and corporate partnerships, and created and led a human resources department. She received a BA in English Literature from Eastern University and an MBA in Sustainability and Social Impact from Boston University.

Sarah Wojdylak

Sarah has a background in admissions, enrollment support, and project management at both private and public institutions. She also works in professional communication skills training, specifically within the medical field. Sarah received her BFA in Studio Art from Indiana University of Pennsylvania and is passionate about lifelong education and the arts.

Maureen Wysocki

Maureen has lived around the world and spent her career in higher education. In Colombia, she assisted students with scholarship applications. Maureen is passionate about making education more accessible. She earned a BA in Journalism and Spanish from Central Michigan University, and holds an MS in International Public Service from DePaul University.

Operations

Arielle Brown

Prior to joining Quantic, Arielle worked as a university Enrollment Advisor for five years. She received her B.S. in Psychology from Howard University.

Alex Daly

Prior to Quantic, Alex was Director of Product Management at Amwell, where he oversaw a period of 50x growth. Prior to that, he led analytics teams responsible for algorithmic pricing and dynamic bidding for e-commerce and gaming companies. He graduated from the University of Florida with a B.S. in Physics with a research focus on carbon nanotubes.

Grace Erdmann

Grace’s passion for education and cross-cultural endeavors has led her across the globe. Prior to joining Quantic, she has been a teacher, a camp director, and a program manager. Grace holds a B.A. in English from Georgetown University and an M.A. in Middle Eastern and South Asian Languages and Cultures from the University of Virginia.

Katie Gallagher

Prior to Quantic, Katie worked as an applicant advisor at Goodwin University. She has also taught Mandarin Chinese at the high school level. She earned her Bachelor of Arts in Chinese Language and Literature from Connecticut College.

Kim Grimes

Prior to joining Quantic, Kim worked in Animals Services for six years, including instructing dogs and their owners on proper dog exercise. She plans to major in psychology and will attend American Public University.

Sarah Harder

Before joining Quantic, Sarah worked for 7 years at Rosetta Stone. She started in customer success before managing their B2B post-sales mass communications and their online support portal. She has a B.A. in Communications from Eastern Mennonite University.

Carly Heider

Before joining Quantic, Carly taught eighth grade English/Language Arts, as well as GED and career readiness classes for adults. She received her B.S. in Education from Lock Haven University of Pennsylvania and is currently working on an M.F.A in creative writing through Southern New Hampshire University's online program.

Meaghan Isgett

Before joining Quantic, Meaghan worked at Coker University, most recently as the Director of Student Financial Services. She earned her Bachelor of Science in Education from the University of Virginia and her Master of Professional Studies in Human Resources and Employment Relations from Penn State University. She is currently pursuing her Ph.D in Higher Education Administration at Coastal Carolina University.

Iris Jin

Prior to Quantic, Iris was a senior program manager at the Asia Pacific Foundation of Canada and an associate research professor and deputy director at the Shanghai Academy of Social Sciences, where she received her PhD in economics and M.A. in world history. She has a B.A. in international business from East China University of Technology.

Eliane Kalukuta

Prior to joining Quantic, Eliane was the Sr. Director of IT at Ellucian. She is an IT strategic leader with more than 10 years of experience transforming cross-functional and global organizations. She has an MBA in International Business from University of St. Thomas (Houston) and a B.A. from University of Houston.

Jessica Lee

Before joining Quantic, Jessica was an entrepreneur, owner/operator, business consultant, and coach. She has worked as a CFO and COO, and has a BS in Biochemistry, a BA in Criminal Justice, and a BA in Spanish from UIC. She is a CPA and a 2021 Quantic EMBA graduate.

Michelle Leung

Michelle has 20+ years of hands-on experience in general management, integrated marketing, sales management, business operations and product development with regional exposure spans the Asia Pacific. Before joining Quantic, Michelle worked for EF Education First for 10+ years, her last role was the Regional Vice President of Hult International Business School. Michelle was also an entrepreneur, Chief Creative Officer, author, and publisher.

Grace Liaw

Starting her teaching career in New Jersey public schools, Grace has since spent several years working in private international schools in China. Prior to joining Quantic, Grace was consulting international students and families on U.S. school choices. Grace received her Masters in Curriculum and Supervision from Penn State University and her Bachelor's in Child and Family Studies from Montclair State University.

Michael Machen

Prior to Quantic, Michael worked for a large international education company managing a wide range of legal, compliance and regulatory issues. He has BA and JD degrees from the University of Michigan and a LLM from Northwestern University.

David McKee

David has over 15 years of experience in education, working in the areas of admissions, teaching, international education, and student affairs. He was previously an Associate Director of Student Affairs at Olin Business School at Washington University and the Director of International Admissions and Chief Internationalization Officer at Concord University. He has a B.A. from Calvin University with majors in World History and Art History, and a Master's degree in International Business from Saint Louis University.

Emily Merlino

Prior to joining Quantic, Emily worked for the New York Public Library and IES Abroad Dublin. She holds a B.A. in Economics from the University of Massachusetts Amherst and an M.Phil in Public History and Cultural Heritage from Trinity College Dublin.

Lisa Park

Prior to joining Quantic, Lisa gained over 15 years of experience in various roles in higher education, including the Assistant Dean of Academic Affairs and Student Services at the University of Baltimore and the Director of Graduate Admissions at Kennesaw State University. Lisa holds a B.S. in Biology from SUNY Geneseo and an M.S. in Applied Psychology from the University of Baltimore.

Kamesha Philips

Kamesha served as a middle school English teacher and worked primarily in differentiated learning with underserved populations for almost 10 years. After that, she worked as the Bootcamp Delivery Manager for a Detroit start-up that taught software development bootcamps. She holds a B.A. in English from Oakland University in Rochester, Michigan.

Reema Raddar

Prior to Quantic, Reema worked as an outreach specialist serving the homeless population. She has over ten years of extensive customer service experience from previous consulting and management positions. Reema received her B.A. in General Studies from the University of West Florida.

Alyssa Reid

Alyssa joined Quantic after working for eight years as a university Lecturer in Communication Studies while also serving as an intercollegiate public speaking coach. She received her B.A. in Communication: Culture and Public Affairs from California State University at Long Beach and her M.F.A. in Communication Studies from Minnesota State University Mankato.

Betsy Rickenbrode

Prior to Quantic, Betsy worked in HR for a variety of industries and as a Recruiting Specialist in an employment agency. She holds a B.S. in Human Resource Management from St. Louis University.

Lara Schenke

Prior to Quantic, Lara worked at a living history museum and coordinated an internship program in Dublin. She has worked in education & outreach, international education, and arts administration. She holds a B.A. in History from James Madison University and a M.Phil in Public History & Cultural Heritage from Trinity College Dublin.

Nick Stevens

Prior to joining Quantic, Nick taught high school AP US History and transitioned into the sports media world. He received his B.A in History and M.A.T in Secondary Education from James Madison University.

Anna Thompson

Prior to Quantic, Anna worked in academic advising and student success roles at both the University of Wisconsin-Madison and Carthage College. She earned her B.A. in Psychology from the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire and her M.S.Ed in Student Affairs Administration in Higher Education from the University of Wisconsin-La Crosse.

Justin Wise

Prior to joining Quantic, Justin interned in the Public Affairs office at the National Endowment for the Arts. He received his B.A. in CLEG, an interdisciplinary major that combines Communications, Law, Economics, and Government, from American University.

John Yates

Prior to Quantic, John worked as a data center technician where he was the link between the customers and the data center staff. He also worked at the ground level pulling and terminating different low voltage cabling. He received his Associate's degree from the College of Southern Maryland where he majored in Information Systems.

Engineering

Nate Brustein

Before Quantic, Nate worked as an engineer at Rosetta Stone, as a New York City pedicab driver, taught English in China, and did economic research in the Senate. Nate has a B.A. in economics and political philosophy from NYU.

Brent Dearth

Brent previously worked on simulation-based medical training at B-Line Medical and language learning systems at Rosetta Stone. Brent’s current passion is highly interactive interfaces and bleeding-edge JavaScript, as well as DevOps and process pipeline duties.

Matt Langston

Matt received his M.S. in Computer Science from Mississippi State University. Prior to Quantic, he managed Android development for the Mississippi Department of Employment Security's job board. His current passions lie in mobile development, JavaScript, and UX.

Isaac Mast

Before joining the Quantic team, Isaac studied at Eastern Mennonite University where he received a B.S. in computer science and studied subjects ranging from business administration to Middle Eastern religions and cultures.

Colby Melvin

Prior to Quantic, Colby worked as an engineer at Communiqué, a multi-platform communication software service. Colby received his B.S. in Computer Science from UNC Wilmington.

Brandon Shenk

Prior to joining Quantic, Brandon worked as an engineer at ConvergentAI, designing and developing applications for various swarm intelligence products. His current passions revolve around creating simple, intuitive interfaces for complex tools.

Matt Shultz

Prior to Quantic, Matt worked as a NOC engineer at InCare Technologies developing applications and processes to enhance employee efficiency. Matt studied web development at Udacity where he received a Nanodegree.

Adam Wilner

Before joining Quantic, Adam worked at several startups in the Boston area doing Full-Stack and DevOps Engineering. He graduated from The University of Maryland with a B.A. in Political Science and Philosophy.

Marketing

Rachel Fletcher

Rachel is a brand strategist and marketer with an extensive background in digital media. Prior to joining Quantic, she worked at LA-based ad agency RPA, where her clients included Southwest Airlines and Honda. She holds a B.A. in English from the University of Pennsylvania.

Karim Chrobog

Karim leads business development at Quantic. He's an award-winning filmmaker and documentary maker. Prior, he was a partner at the Foxhall Group and senior policy analyst at Time Warner. Karim holds a BSFS from Georgetown University and MBAs from ESADE, FGV, and Georgetown.

Kelsey Duggan

Kelsey previously worked in social media marketing for the TODAY Show, vineyard vines and the University of Massachusetts. She holds an M.A. in Broadcast Journalism and Public Affairs from American University and a B.A. in Communication and Mass Media from Fairfield University.

Josh Danetz

Prior to joining Quantic, Josh managed the CRM and Loyalty Program for CAVA Group and Zoës Kitchen. Previous to that, he led email and loyalty marketing for a direct-to-consumer nutritional supplement company. Josh received his B.B.A. in Marketing from James Madison University.

Ian Parker

Prior to Quantic, Ian worked in Hollywood for both Walt Disney Studios and 20th Century Fox. He was a strategist on the media planning team, working on both the digital and traditional sides of media. He holds a B.A. in Film from the University of Southern California, where he studied marketing and advertising and produced two shows for the student run news station.

Advisors

Michael Horn

Michael is an advisor for Quantic. He is a co-founder of the Clayton Christensen Institute and co-author of Blended: Using Disruptive Innovation to Improve Schools. Michael holds a B.A. in history from Yale University and an MBA from Harvard Business School.

Pawel Swiatek

Pawel is a board advisor at Quantic. His experience includes ten years as an investment and management professional at Bridgewater Associates, as well as consulting work with McKinsey & Company. He holds an MBA from Harvard Business School and an A.B. in Chemistry from Harvard University.


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