Joel leads Schoology’s product team, which includes product management and design. He is a veteran product leader who has delivered high quality, thoughtful, and impactful education software. Prior to joining Schoology, he was VP of Product for both PowerSchool and SunGard K-12, where he led teams focused on developing best-in-class SIS, ERP, analytics, and related education software platforms. Before becoming a product leader, he spent over 16 years as an education technology leader in K-12 school districts, with a focus on the impact of technology in the classroom. Joel earned a BA degree in Psychology from UC Irvine, and a Master's of Education from the University of Illinois.