Meet our Management Team

A successful team beats with one heart.

Sales & Customer Success

MacKenzie Hovermale

MacKenzie Hovermale

OpenApply Director & Regional Director, EMEA

Joined 2016

Responsible for OpenApply product development, sales and account management in the EMEA region.

RVenus Lai

RVenus Lai

Regional Director, APAC & China

Joined 2013

Responsible for sales and account management in the Asia Pacific region.

Stephen Worden

Stephen Worden

Regional Director, Americas

Joined 2016

Responsible for sales and account management in the Americas region.

Gary Squires

Gary Squires

VP Atlas Sales

Joined 1990

Responsible for global Atlas sales.

Kieran Tully

Kieran Tully

Customer Success Director

Joined 2016

Responsible for global customer success.

Bernard Merkel

Bernard Merkel

Director, Atlas Client Services

Joined 2010

Responsible for Atlas client services, including support and implementation.

Kelby Zenor

Kelby Zenor

VP FEG Professional Development

Joined 2005

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

Aina Chen

Aina Chen

Data Director

Joined 2013

Responsible for internal data management and curriculum standards.

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.

John Chertudi

John Chertudi

VP Atlas Development & Tech

Joined 2001

Responsible for Atlas technology infrastructure and senior database administrator

Hui Min

Hui Min

Director, Atlas Product

Joined 2003

Responsible for Atlas 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.

Vitalii Vintoniak

Vitalii Vintoniak

Project Manager

Joined 2018

Responsible for delivering projects and products using the appropriate methodology.

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.

Branding & Marketing

Hallie Exall

Hallie Exall

Global Marketing Manager

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.

Leer Bao

Leer Bao

Atlas Controller

Joined 1999

Responsible for Atlas financials.

Alexa Floyd

Alexa Floyd

Operations Executive, People & Places

Joined 2016

Responsible for global people and places.

Kathrine Giacchino

Kathrine Giacchino

Director, Atlas Operations & HR

Joined 1998

Responsible for Atlas people and places.

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.