Our success depends upon the ability of each member of our team to lead and innovate by working together, creating idea flow, and focusing on data, analysis, methodology, and technology.
Chief Executive Officer
Roger Berry is the Chief Executive Officer of Fullbridge. He brings twenty plus years of experience in private equity and managing growth stage companies. Roger has a global vision for business, having worked extensively in Africa, Asia, Latin America and the Middle East. Roger serves on several Boards, including the Managing Board of Aptima Ventures, the commercial arm of Aptima, Inc, which has done over $200 million of research and development for the design, measurement, and assessment of skills and team training for the US military, NASA, and Department of Health. Roger is a graduate of Harvard University and co-teaches a course on Global Private Equity at the Tufts Fletcher School Program on International Business.
Ramon A. Rivera serves Fullbridge, Inc. as its Chief Financial Officer. He is responsible for the accounting, finance, taxation, human resources and administration functions of the Company including funding, risk, recruitment efforts, revenue recognition, plans for international expansion, etc. Prior to Fullbridge Ramon held senior roles at Aereo, Inc., LoJack International, CitySoft, Inc. and PricewaterhouseCoopers. Ramon is a CPA and has an LL.M. degree in Taxation from the Graduate Tax Program of the Boston University School of Law.
Vilmos Csizmadia is the Chief Technology Officer at Fullbridge. He previously spent 7 years at Wellesley Information Services (WIS), where he was responsible for architecting and developing the core set of web applications for managing and delivering content for the company’s event, publication and book businesses. His focus on usability, simplicity and performance has been a driving force in the development of The Fullbridge Platform as well as other technological initiatives. Vilmos holds both a Master’s and Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science from Worcester Polytechnic Institute (WPI).
Executive Vice President, Product Innovation & Program Delivery
Tara is the Vice President of Product Innovation and Program Delivery at Fullbridge. She is driven by her deep passion for education, technology, and performance improvement. Tara previously worked at Hubspot as a Senior Inbound Marketing and Product Specialist. She also worked in Jordan and China in the education and publishing sectors. Outside of Fullbridge, Tara is a certified professional ski instructor and ambassador for SheJumps.org. She holds a AB from Harvard.
Executive Vice President, Global Partnerships & Learning Success
David has been at the forefront of innovation in digital learning for more than 13 years. During that time, he has held broad-ranging positions in business development, strategic alliances, and client success within a number of prominent learning and development industry start-ups. He has helped hundreds of global organizations to develop leadership capability, transform culture and accelerate change through the use of engaging, digital-learning content and programs, predominantly within team-based learning experiences. These included live video broadcast presentations by well-known leadership authors and experts, short-form video stories from C-level leaders, interactive team simulations and asynchronous, social-mobile team learning programs. David holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Economics and Sociology from University of Western Ontario.
Vision: Our vision for Fullbridge is to be the most trusted source of learning that increases the value of people, organizations, and economies.
Mission: We help companies become innovative learning organizations where teams collaborate better, solve problems faster, and stay engaged longer.
Vice President, Program DeliveryVice President, Program Delivery
Jim leads coaching at Fullbridge. A former senior admissions officer for Harvard College, his professional interests include human capital management, post-secondary education, and social enterprise. In addition to his coaching experience with Fullbridge participants, Jim is a resident tutor at Harvard College, where he focuses on career advising. He holds an AB from Harvard College, EdM from the Harvard Graduate School of Education, and MBA from Harvard Business School.
Christine Glandorf is a Senior Program Manager at Fullbridge working on the Program Development team. Christine is passionate about the promise of educational technology and the opportunity to create and scale exceptional learning experiences for students worldwide. Previously, she worked at BetterLesson, helping teachers nationwide share best practices and redesigning professional development opportunities for k-12 educators. Christine began her career in education teaching middle school social studies and coaching rowing. When she isn’t geeking out about pedagogy and instruction, you’ll find her on the ski slopes, practicing yoga, or watching the Great British Baking Show.
As the Finance Director at Fullbridge, Chris manages the day to day accounting and finances for the company. Chris graduated with a dual-BS in Accounting and MIS from Indiana University of Pennsylvania and brings a broad mix of finance and operations experiences from a variety of startups. Chris is driven by his passion for entrepreneurship, general business, and working with teams to progress towards a shared goal. Outside of work Chris is always up for an adventure and stays active with an array of activities including running, swimming, yoga, sailing, skiing, and hiking with his wife, son, and dog,
Crystal Chandler is a Production Assistant on the Program Development team. Before working at Fullbridge she worked as a historic Park Ranger for the National Park Service, while also juggling college. Crystal received her BA in Broadcast Journalism and Spanish from Suffolk University in 2015 where she was the Commencement Speaker for her graduating class. Outside of the work world, Crystal has a passion for social justice work, video production and loves traveling (although she’s petrified of air planes). Crystal describes herself as a Wanderlust Soul and a Social Justice Warrior!
Gaetan possesses 12 years of professional experience spanning the corporate, legal, educational, and political sectors. He is responsible for developing Fullbridge’s partnerships in the United States and abroad. Prior to Fullbridge, Gaetan served as Director of Partnerships for the Cambridge Institute of International Education where he developed the company’s higher ed offerings and established institutional relationships between American and foreign academic institutions. A native of the Democratic Republic of Congo, Gaetan received his undergraduate degree from Tufts University and is pursuing an MBA at Boston University. He is also an advisory board member of the Trustees of Donations for Education in Liberia, a University of Liberia affiliated organization that has been providing support to the school since 1850.
Hala has over 15 years of business experience in industries including education, banking, marketing, retail and aviation. She has also set up and run several small businesses in the Middle East. She holds a Customer-Focused Product and Service Design Certificate from Cornell University, a BA and MBA from The American University of Beirut and is a Certified Professional and Career Coach. Prior to joining Fullbridge, she worked as a business consultant and coached women entrepreneurs in launching start-ups in Riyadh, KSA.
James Gutierrez is the Managing Director for Africa leading Fullbridge’s work across the continent. James previously was the Director of Operations at Verge Venture Capital and worked with the Management Teams for Olympics and Paralympics in Greece and China. He was honored as a Fulbright Scholar in Uruguay and worked in the Executive Office of the President at the White House. He holds graduate degrees in Business and Public Policy respectively from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) and Harvard University
Jason attended Pepperdine University and then worked in Hollywood before moving to Austin to join The University of Texas Performing Arts Center. His graduate work at UNH and New Mexico State led to an MFA in creative writing. Jason’s first feature film found a distributor and premiered at the Austin Film Festival. He developed a passion for education while teaching college writing courses, and he has previously designed digital course solutions for Aplia.com and Cengage Learning. This work was nominated for a SIIA CODiE Award in 2015. Jason is a lifelong Boston Celtics fan and he enjoys spending time with his wife and two children.
Jenna Tramonti is a Production Assistant on the Program Development Bootcamp Team. Her primary role is to proofread and upload instructional content for core Fullbridge Programs. She graduated Wheaton College (MA) with an English degree, so she also dabbles in writing for Program Dev whenever she can. In between frantically uploading content to the Fullbridge Platform, she enjoys tap-dancing and writing film/TV reviews on her blog.
Jordan is a Software Engineer for MIT’s Connection Science department and Sandy Pentland’s Human Dynamics group at the MIT Media Lab. He is working on the development of the Rhythm project, an open-source toolkit for improving collaboration and team effectiveness through sociometric data collection and analytics. At Fullbridge, he is currently integrating Rhythm’s sociometric badge solution into Lyra. When not trying to quantify exactly how socially (in)competent you are, he’s likely snowboarding, thinking about snowboarding, talking about coffee, or somewhere very far away.
Kelley is responsible for the go-to-market strategy at Fullbridge. She has demonstrated success in marketing B2B technology across enterprise and SMB offerings and began her career working in alternative education. She holds a BS from the University of New Hampshire and a MEd from Clemson University.
Kelsey is a writer focused on developing content for Fullbridge’s international courses. She has previously worked in editorial functions at educational publishers Pearson and Cengage and is passionate about facilitating empowerment and advancement through education. Kelsey holds a BA in English Language and Literature from Northeastern University and, when she’s not in the office, Kelsey enjoys escaping to New Hampshire to climb its mountains and swim its lakes.
Matthew Ridge has spent over 20 years in the IT field, working in both colleges and universities, as well as state and federally run entities. As a Director of Infrastructure, he develops, manages and maintains all internal information systems and enterprise architecture utilized by Fullbridge employees. He is an avid gamer, and can often be found playing on his Xbox at home, blogging about the gaming industry and up-and-coming games in his downtime. He also has a wife, whom he met while they were in Fencing, and Sport Armor Combat Classes. They also have a son, Peter Henry, who is his pride and joy.
Michael Jacques is a junior software engineer at Fullbridge. Before this, he was an apprentice at Launch Academy where he learned how to be a web developer. He holds BAs in Linguistics and Philosophy from the University of Connecticut, and studied at Massachusetts Institute of Technology where he worked on the interface of natural language semantics and multi-valent logics. In his free time, you can catch him watching reruns of Seinfeld and playing drums in terrible bands.
Mike Mai is a full-stack designer who doesn’t use Photoshop, instead he writes in Sublime Text. Since graduating from MassArt in ‘09, he’s been designing websites and complex online platforms—Bluetrain Mobile, Sonicbids and BIDMC PatientSite—focusing heavily on user experience. He spends majority of his time solving problems. That’s what design is all about.
For fun, he runs a CMYK inspiration blog and works on web typography projects such as Typesettings.css.
Rick Croteau specializes in Client Management and Program Delivery. A former member of AmeriCorps, Rick developed a passion for education during his time at Hobart & William Smith Colleges where he received a dual-B.A. degree in Architecture and English Studies. Prior to joining Fullbridge, he served as a Project Manager in the supply-chain industry where he managed client relationships and logistics for Fortune 500 pharmaceutical companies. A native New Englander, Rick has a passion for the outdoors, volunteering, and old men’s league sports.
Rick O’Halloran is a Senior Software Engineer at Fullbridge. Prior to joining the team, Rick worked at Bluetrain.io as Principal Application Architect where he designed and developed the core components of their SaaS CMS. He’s also worked as a consultant for several companies including BIDMC and Boston College. Before consulting, Rick held software development positions at Northeastern University and Harvard Medical School. Rick has a passion for combining computer science and entrepreneurship.
Victoria, Tori for short, is a Graphic Designer on the Program Development Team. With a focus in infographics, iconography, and interactive visuals, Tori finds great joy in discovering newer and better ways to enhance the learner experience. When not at work, Tori spends her time hand-lettering, photographing, and enjoying the great outdoors.
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