Meet the Team
Pavel is an internationally recognized expert in scientific computing, author of research monographs and K-12 textbooks, and organizer of international scientific events (research page). He is passionate about bringing equitable access to STEM computing education to all learners, especially the under-served, by providing them with technological opportunities that engage them, ignite their curiosity, and personalize & tailor their learning.
Vas is an award-winning international business leader with a consistent track record of delivering superior growth, creating winning teams and building world-class brands. Strategic thinker with 15 years of marketing, business and product experience working for top-tier Fortune 500 companies and tech startups. Developed data and innovation-based strategies that resulted in more than $1 billion in sales.
Sheila is a teacher dedicated to bringing STEM, including coding and 3D modeling, to all students. She worked in science, technology, engineering and mathematics for over 30 years before becoming an educator. Sheila is licensed to teach both General and Special Education. She supports teachers and develops essential resources such as lesson plans, course mappings, and alignments with common core standards and NGSS.
Jay has held numerous CFO, controller, and Executive administrative positions within a variety of industries including oil and gas, manufacturing, and gaming. Holds a BA in accounting from Wichita State University and is a Certified Public Accountant (CPA). He is passionate about raising capital, sales growth and goal-reaching, start-up operations.
Martin is a seasoned computer scientist, software engineer, and a gifted team leader. Computers and programming became his passion as soon as he was able to type. He was designing computer games at the age of 8. Martin studied computer science and gained expert knowledge in data structures, databases, and algorithms. He is passionate about massively parallel cloud computing environments as well as about K-12 computing education.
Bernard is an accomplished systems programmer, systems architect and database administrator with over 20 years of experience in the IT industry. He has worked at companies of various sizes from small startups to large corporations and has applied the same commitment to excellence throughout his career. Bernard’s focus is on understanding complete systems and implementing the most effective, efficient and thorough solutions consistently.