Our Team

Joshua Pierce

CEO & Co-Founder

Education is the stepping stone to unlocking economic value for individuals and society. My personal goal is to accelerate unlocking that value for students, institutions and society as a whole

Robert Manzer, PhD

Chief Academic Officer & Co-Founder

A lot of students need help, and they are not getting that help from their institutions, despite much effort. My work with institutions is creating that bridge that students need.

Luis Felipe Rincon

COO / Chief Product Officer & Co-Founder

We have the opportunity to build the tools that can power a new infrastructure for higher ed where students and institutions benefit from increased flexibility and efficiency.

Osei Bonsu

Chief Technology Officer & Co-Founder

I solve problems.

Nathan Green

VP of Business Development & Co-Founder

We are about bringing efficiency to improve an education system that is critical to our nation's future.

Stephanie Gantos

Chief Financial Officer

My personal purpose is to work on solutions that increase the accessibility and affordability of education. Acadeum is directly aligned with this mission.

Catherine Silvestri, M.S.

VP of Institutional Success

I want to unlock an institution's ability to offer their students an expanded path towards achieving their goals and re - inventing the college experience.

Gaby DeLeon

VP of Marketing

As a first-generation college graduate, I know first-hand the complexities that students navigate. My experience fuels my desire to pave a better path for tomorrow's students.

Jim Chitwood, D.M.

VP of Operations & Student Support

It is too common that students have trouble finding an effective path to graduation. Acadeum is one significant way to constructing that path.

Patrick Frasier

VP of Sales

How to help people and improve education is core to everything I think about.

Jack Falks

Regional Vice President of Academic Partnerships

My work at Acadeum means an opportunity to shape education for the 21st century and to impact the country in a significant way. A more educated population fixes most of our societal challenges.

Chuck Duske

Regional Vice President of Academic Partnerships

Opening doors for students through educational opportunity has never been more important and Acadeum facilitates this every day.

Will Friesen

Regional Vice President of Academic Partnerships

I am convinced more than ever that the future of a robust learning experience for students requires greater collaboration within higher education institutions.

Rick Ostrander

Regional Vice President of Academic Partnerships

My career working with private universities lets me greatly appreciate how being a part of Acadeum is meeting a significant need within the industy.

Jorge Baca

Visual Design Lead

Contributing design principles to this product is facilitating the process in which Acadeum helps its students. I foresee a future in which we expand and create more design systems that aid higher education.

Tom Bailey

Associate Product Manager

Every day at Acadeum, I’m excited about leveraging technology to empower students and impact modern education.

Andrea Alfaro

Community Marketing Manager

I believe that community fosters innovation and we are better when we work together. At Acadeum, you will find passionate people who are driven to support students.

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