Meet our Management Team

A successful team beats with one heart.

Sales & Customer Success

MacKenzie Hovermale

MacKenzie Hovermale

VP of Sales & Director, OpenApply

Joined 2016

Responsible for global sales and account management and OpenApply product development.

Aina Chen

Aina Chen

Data Director

Joined 2013

Responsible for internal data management and curriculum standards.

Bernard Merkel

Bernard Merkel

Director, AtlasNext Client Services

Joined 2010

Responsible for AtlasNext client services, including support and implementation.

Kieran Tully

Kieran Tully

Director, Customer Success

Joined 2016

Responsible for global customer success.

Kelby Zenor

Kelby Zenor

VP Professional Development

Joined 2005

Responsible for global Professional Development, conference and event strategy, design and delivery.

Product & Tech

Roman Marynchak

Roman Marynchak

VP Engineering

Joined 2011

Responsible for product strategy implementation, system architecture, and system design.

Yulian Tarantyuk

Yulian Tarantyuk

VP Engineering

Joined 2011

Responsible for product strategy implementation, system architecture, and system design.

Evadne Wu

Evadne Wu

Head of Exam Systems

Joined 2013

Responsible for Managed International Baccalaureate Services and Components.

Hui Min

Hui Min

Director, AtlasNext Product

Joined 2003

Responsible for AtlasNext product strategy, design, delivery and communication.

Aleksa Dunovic

Aleksa Dunovic

Product Manager

Joined 2016

Responsible for development, quality and usability of ManageBac, BookJetty and partner integrations.

Vladimir Raksha

Vladimir Raksha

Design Director

Joined 2017

Responsible for overall UX & UI design across our multi-product suite. Leads our multi-disciplinary design team.

John Chertudi

John Chertudi

VP AtlasNext Development & Tech

Joined 2001

Responsible for AtlasNext technology infrastructure and senior database administrator

Branding & Marketing

Hallie Exall

Hallie Exall

Director, Marketing

Joined 2019

Responsible for global marketing across Faria suite of products.

Heryien Salim

Heryien Salim

Brand Director

Joined 2010

Responsible for the product branding & company identity, web design and production of all marketing & communication materials.

Finance & Operations

Sharon Leung

Sharon Leung

Finance Director

Joined 2015

Responsible for global financials.

Alexa Floyd

Alexa Floyd

Director, Global People & Places

Joined 2016

Responsible for global people and places.

Kathrine Giacchino

Kathrine Giacchino

Director, Americas People & Places

Joined 1998

Responsible for people and places in the Americas region.

Senior Leadership

Theodore King

Theodore King

CEO & Co-Founder

Joined 2006

Responsible for the overall business, strategy & planning and product design.

Oleh Khomey

Oleh Khomey

Chief Technology Officer

Joined 2009

Responsible for overall system architecture, technical code quality and systems design.

Kevin Piersialla

Kevin Piersialla

Chief Operating Officer

Joined 2013

Responsible for global sales, customer success, and operations.