Adam is a well-respected ed tech entrepreneur and business leader. Most recently, Adam served as president of SkillsTutor, a division of Houghton Mifflin Harcourt. After selling his former company, Impact Education, to HMH in 2010, Adam spent the next two years ensuring SkillsTutor’s successful integration.
Adam received his B.A. in Economics from Columbia University and worked in investment banking at JP Morgan in New York City prior to co-founding Impact Education in 2000.
As the rapid advancement of technologies continues to present new opportunities and challenges to educators and learners, Adam considers it his passion and avocation to help stakeholders in navigating the best course to meet their specific needs.
His new company, Nervanix, is pioneering practical applications of brain science technologies in the education market through products that adapt to learners’ attention levels while simultaneously helping teachers refine their craft.
Adam is currently serving his 3rd consecutive term on the board of directors for the Software Information Industry Association (SIIA) and is an active member of the Consortium for School Networking (CoSN) where he serves as Auction co-chair.
He volunteer coaches freshman football in his home-town of Fort Myers, FL and serves on the school board of his local Catholic High School. He and his wife Angie are proud parents of 3.