Unparalleled Experience in Open Education

The Lumen team brings your institution deep expertise in the adoption and effective use of open educational resources (OER), design of highly effective online and technology-enhanced instruction, learning data analysis with a focus on improving outcomes, and community collaboration.

Meet our team

Kim Thanos

Founder & CEO

Dr. David WIley

Founder & Chief Academic Officer

Tom Chapman

Chief Operating Officer

Joni Felt

VP Partnerships

Julie Curtis

VP Strategy & Communications

Chris Holder

VP of Business Development

Jeanette Koskinas

VP, Product Management

Paul Golisch

VP of Customer Experience

Ross Strader

VP of Learning Engineering

Josh Baron

Executive Director, New York

Brandon Iafrate

Executive Director, Midwest

Manuela Ambrosino

Executive Director, Florida & Georgia

Natalie Chakrian

Director of Learning Solutions

Dan Ly

Director of Teaching & Learning

Laura Murray

Director of Learning Solutions

Alyson Indrunas

Executive Director of Teaching & Learning, Continuous Improvement

Jamison Miller

Director of Teaching & Learning, Continuous Improvement

Brigeth Rivera

Director of Digital Marketing

Abby Baughan

Associate Digital Marketing Manager

Rachel Zaccaro

Executive Director, West

Deborah Hur

STEM Platform Product Manager

Kim Chessler

Customer Support Manager

Corri Nicoletti

Customer Support Manager

Erin Farrey

Director of Learning Solutions

Brianna Lyons

Director of Learning Solutions

Melissa Leigh Grau

Director of Learning Solutions

James Smith

Director of Engineering

Aaron Foushee

Senior UX Designer

Isaac Stefanek

Cloud Infrastructure Architect

Treasure Porth

Front End Engineer

Angelique Weger

Senior Front End Engineer

Leanne Thng

Software Engineer

Bob Bodily

Senior Data Scientist

Sean Gannon

Math Content Manager

Vallerie Mott

Course Product Manager

Giselle Miller

Course Product Manager

John Urang

Course Product Manager, Humanities

Anika Ledlow

Assistant Course Product Manager

Wendy King

Course Product Manager

Sally Crawford

Finance Lead

Will Harnett

QA Automation Engineer