Founder and CEO
Jeremy has worked in education for the last ten years, Jeremy served as Partner and Director of Sales and Sales Operations for Study Island (Archipelago Learning) and Vice President of Sales and Customer Operations for Brainchild. Jeremy’s work in the industry helped contribute to nearly one-third of the nation’s classrooms gaining access to the benefits of online assessment and learning. Now with Education Galaxy, Jeremy can focus on his passion of delivering highly engaging and FUN solutions to students while providing school teachers and administrators with a highly effective program at an unbelievably affordable price.
We are pleased to welcome Jeanne to our team. Jeanne has been a long time pioneer in the education industry and has built many tools to make classroom life easier and more enjoyable for teachers. Jeanne Bodnar founded TeacherWeb in 1996. TeacherWeb was the first of its kind to allow teachers to easily build websites to share valuable classroom information with parents and students. More than 200,000 teachers have utilized TeacherWeb. Now Jeanne is excited to focus her attention towards Education Galaxy with the goal of providing easy-to-use online and mobile assessment solutions.
James has over 10 years of experience in Education Technology working previously with Study Island (Archipelago and Edmentum). His passion is providing excellent customer service and creating true partnerships with schools. His experience working with teachers and schools gives him immense knowledge in implementing online assessments in the classroom. James is ecstatic to join Education Galaxy to help schools have a great experience using this exciting and fun program.
Joshua Fendley M. Ed
VP of Publishing and Star Wars
Joshua Fendley has 8 years of experience in education and has a Master’s Degree in Educational Technology Leadership. During his time in education he served as a middle-school and elementary teacher, as an instructional coach and curriculum specialist, and as an interventionist. Joshua’s educational background, his knowledge of content standards, and his commitment to life-long learning makes him a master at creating lessons and assessments that are fun and engaging for students. Joshua joined Education Galaxy because he is passionate about developing and delivering content that will keep kids excited and interested in learning, and that will provide teachers with accurate and reliable assessment data.
VP of Strategic Sales
David has worked in Education Technology sales for over 10 years. He has worked for companies like Study Island, TeacherWeb, and Macmillan New Ventures. He has a simple philosophy, take care of the customer, make friends, and they will sell the product for you. David is a results oriented professional with a vast knowledge of implementation management, education leadership with advanced qualifications in strategic planning, problem solving, teamwork, communication, marketing research, staff-development, customer service, implementation, training, competitive analysis, and sales performance. David is now thrilled to be a part of Education Galaxy…partly because he is a Sci-Fi nerd and can now add “Jedi” to his email signature.
Chief Technology Officer
Nathan has worked in technology for over 20 years providing innovative solutions to provide optimal product quality and reliability. Nathan spent 11 years helping in various roles at Match.com including leading the Site Operations team. During that timeframe Nathan assisted with the acquisition and move of multiple companies/websites into the Match data centers and support platform. He also led and planned multiple data center migrations while ensuring full site availability during the multi-month process. Nathan has assisted Education Galaxy since the early stages of the company and led the cloud migration strategy to keep up with the exponential growth. He currently manages the Development and Infrastructure team while ensuring that new projects meet deadlines and the kids are happy with their experience. Nathan enjoys playing soccer, his family, and being 2nd best at pool in the office.