Our Team

Focus School Software now employs over 90 talented and dedicated team members. Many of our training and support staff came from school districts that use our Solutions, arming them with first-hand user experience.

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Andrew Schmadeke

Andrew Schmadeke

CEO

Steven Harnois

Steven Harnois

Director of Operations

Shannon Hutchinson

Shannon Hutchinson

Director of CTE/Higher ED

Bethany Heslam

Bethany Heslam

Director of Implementation


Angela Adams

Angela Adams

Software Engineer

Amber Almendariz

Amber Almendariz

HR Coordinator

Chris Augusto

Chris Augusto

Jr. Release Engineer

Heather Battick

Heather Battick

Support Tech (Tier 1)


Raymond Bennett

Raymond Bennett

Software Tester

Ray Bennett Jr.

Ray Bennett Jr.

Software Engineer

Makra Brannon

Makra Brannon

Software Trainer

Will Brock

Will Brock

Automation Engineering Manager


Meg Brown

Meg Brown

Project Coordinator

Nic Brown

Nic Brown

Digital Learning Design Manager

Melanie Burnett

Melanie Burnett

Project Coordinator

Carrie Callahan

Carrie Callahan

SSRS Report Developer


Demerise Cano

Demerise Cano

Project Coordinator

Mary Carroll

Mary Carroll

Software Tester

Sean Catalanotto

Sean Catalanotto

Software Trainer

Annie Cavazuti

Annie Cavazuti

Software Trainer


Angie Chirino

Angie Chirino

Software Tester

John Cupp

John Cupp

Software Tester

Lynn d'Albertis

Lynn d'Albertis

Account Executive

Bryan Denski

Bryan Denski

Sr. Software Engineer


Jason Dobrinski

Jason Dobrinski

Software Architect

Kelly Dueno

Kelly Dueno

Data Specialist

John Ewing

John Ewing

Software Engineer

Travis Fetters

Travis Fetters

Account Executive


Bridget Foster

Bridget Foster

Lead Software Trainer

Lizette Garcia

Lizette Garcia

Technical Writer

Halie Gdovin

Halie Gdovin

Project Manager

Peter Gerakios

Peter Gerakios

Senior System Administrator


Alex Gilliard

Alex Gilliard

State Reporting Specialist

Matt Gilstrap

Matt Gilstrap

Javascript Engineer

Patrick Golden

Patrick Golden

Finance & Security Engineering Mgr.

 
Aleksandr Golubev

Aleksandr Golubev

Software Engineer (Tier 2)


Martina Henry

Martina Henry

Account Executive

 
Sammy Hodge

Sammy Hodge

Feature Enhancement Engineering Mngr.

Bradley Hornbeck

Bradley Hornbeck

Database Developer

Kiffani Irby

Kiffani Irby

Account Executive


Galen Irving-Sachs

Galen Irving-Sachs

Senior Software Engineer

Joseph Jezior

Joseph Jezior

Software Engineer (Tier 2)

Tyler Kaylor

Tyler Kaylor

Software Architect

Darren Koenig

Darren Koenig

Support Tech (Tier 1)


Larry Kreeger

Larry Kreeger

Software Architect

Dustin Lambert

Dustin Lambert

Account Executive

Michael Lekon

Michael Lekon

Senior Software Engineer

Eric Lentz

Eric Lentz

Senior Database Developer


Carlos Luna

Carlos Luna

Software Engineer (Tier 2)

Cameron Lutz

Cameron Lutz

Software Engineer (Tier 2)

Jeffrey Marron

Jeffrey Marron

Software Engineer

Ryan McCann

Ryan McCann

Software Engineer


Mark McRory

Mark McRory

Software Trainer

Monica Methot

Monica Methot

Account Executive

Christine Michaud

Christine Michaud

Software Trainer

Jack Miller

Jack Miller

Software Engineer (Enhancements)


Heather Money

Heather Money

Software Tester

Joshua Murray

Joshua Murray

Software Engineer

Robert Myers

Robert Myers

Tier 2 Engineer Manager

Menaka Narayanaswamy

Menaka Narayanaswamy

Data Specialist


Anita Nesby

Anita Nesby

Senior Software Engineer

C.J. Obartuck

C.J. Obartuck

Project Coordinator, PMP

Elise Owens

Elise Owens

Software Tester

John Panella

John Panella

Support Technician (Tier 1)


Dave Peters

Dave Peters

System Administrator

Jeanie Peterson

Jeanie Peterson

Office Assistant

Brittany Petrenko

Brittany Petrenko

Data Specialist

Monica Pettiette

Monica Pettiette

Marketing and PR Specialist


Chris Pharo

Chris Pharo

State Reporting Specialist

Cassie Pfister

Cassie Pfister

Software Trainer

Denise Polidura

Denise Polidura

Software Tester

Jarrod Porter

Jarrod Porter

Software Tester


Tim Redman

Tim Redman

Software Engineer

Susan Richard

Susan Richard

Software Trainer

Bill Richardson

Bill Richardson

Texas Account Executive

Alex Rideau

Alex Rideau

Account Executive


Sara Rios

Sara Rios

Project Manager, PMP

Robert Rocha

Robert Rocha

Software Engineer

Nicole Rockower

Nicole Rockower

Sr. Software Engineer

Jose Rodriguez

Jose Rodriguez

Software Engineer (Tier 2)


Jasmine Rogers

Jasmine Rogers

Executive Assistant

Olga Ross

Olga Ross

Javascript Engineer

Kim Rudolph

Kim Rudolph

Project Coordinator

Adrian Ruiz

Adrian Ruiz

Lead Data Specialist


Stephanie Schuler

Stephanie Schuler

Project Coordinator

Kaytie Shea

Kaytie Shea

Office Manager

Joe Siwiak

Joe Siwiak

System Administrator

Henry Smoot

Henry Smoot

Director of Reporting, Integrations, and Database Administration


Austin Stanfield

Austin Stanfield

Sr. Software Engineer

Brittany Stone

Brittany Stone

Support Specialist

Jamie Title

Jamie Title

Director of Support

Holly Tolbert

Holly Tolbert

Lead Software Trainer


Christine Tomalo-Porter

Christine Tomalo-Porter

Account Executive

Sara Vandehey

Sara Vandehey

Software Engineer (Tier 2)

Lauren Velazquez

Lauren Velazquez

QA Team Lead

Megan Watcki

Megan Watcki

Executive Assistant


Ashley Weiss

Ashley Weiss

Technical Writer

Tom Wilson

Tom Wilson

Sr. Software Engineer

Keerthi Yachareni

Keerthi Yachareni

Database Developer