Dr. Angie Eilers is an idea generator, strategic thinker, multi-tasking mother of twins, and a first-generation college goer. Based on nearly 25 years of research at Stanford and in the Big 10 (Universities of Wisconsin, Minnesota and Illinois), she applies well-grounded evidence and in-depth analysis to problems that students face in education. Angie launched this educational software company with an award from the National Science Foundation Small Business Innovation Research grant. She received her Ph. D. at UW-Madison, Bachelors at Lawrence University and is fluent in Trello, Slack and Spanish.
Chief operating officer
Paul is a business grower that combines a technology base with business experience. Having founded two startups and worked at another, all in the technology space, he builds teams and processes to scale businesses. He has worked with Machine Learning teams to develop predictive analytics to provide value not previously possible from datasets. Having experienced firsthand the tools available to guide his four children's progress through the school systems, Paul sees the need and value of leveraging Machine Learning to support students, parents and educators in helping students achieve their goals. Paul received his B.S. Electrical Engineering and MBA both from the University of Michigan.
Peter Kirwin is a full stack developer, but also facilitates top-to-bottom creation of technology -- building web applications and writing data analysis scripts.
Cory Preus has been a senior software engineer for over 15 years; as Managing Partner at Crux, Cory brings considerable talent with him from his years at GoKart, Software for Good and ArcStone Technologies.