Founding Team

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Neesha N. Rahim,
Founder & CEO

  • Founded and grew K-12, global education technology company to operations in 20 countries & 26 US States at 200 schools
  • Worked with NGOs & Nonprofits for close to two decades
  • Currently, work with other education technology companies to help them scale

Shyam Rahim,
Co-Director of Growth

  • Tutor, Advocate & Student Advisory Board Chair
  • Interests: Soccer, Sneakers, and Sleeping in

Chloe Neal,
Co-Director of Growth

  • Tutor, Advocate & Student Advisary Board Co-Chair
  • Interests: journalism, computer science, entrepreneurship and running.

Faiz Rahim,
Teen Board, Co-Chair

  • Tutor, Advocate & Student Advisory Board Member
  • Interests: Liverpool FC, The Patriots, Statistics, Business Development

Advisory Board

Amy Bernal,
VP at Aira

  • Innovative Leader & Customer Experience Expert
  • Philanthropist & Non Profit Advisor

Hem Suri,
Advisory Board

  • Venture Capital & Private Equity Expert
  • Ex-Founder, ClearVision Equity

Julie Keane, PhD
Dir of Research, Participate

  • 25+ Years of experience in education
  • Expert in Micro-Credentialing & Badging

Kerri Lemoie
Founder & CTO OpenWorks Group, LLC

  • Developed some of the first software and platforms that issued and displayed badges
  • Blockchain expert
  • Researching the intersections of human behavior and technology

Mark Page,
CTO of Voterfied

  • Founder of several successful tech startups including DigitalRadio and CrowdCorps, a blockchain accelerator company
  • Accomplished software developer and technologist with over 25 years experience

Michael Ecker,
Principal, Calavera Hills Middle School

  • Award winning leader: Calavera Hills Middle, 2017 Gold Medal School & Award of Excellence Title 1 School
  • Innovator, Change Maker

Technology Advisors

Richard Fong, Technology Advisor

  • Senior Software Engineering Manager at Mitchell International

Rajwinder Singh, Technology Advisor

  • Principal Software Configuration Engineer at Mitchell International

Katie Levy, Technology Advisor

  • Software Engineer Intuit