Unparalleled Experience in Open Education

The Lumen team brings your institution deep expertise in the adoption and effective use of open educational resources (OER), design of highly effective online and technology-enhanced instruction, learning data analysis with a focus on improving outcomes, and community collaboration.

Meet our team

Kim Thanos

Founder & CEO

Dr. David WIley

Founder & Chief Academic Officer

Tom Chapman

Chief Operating Officer

Chris Coppola

Chief Product Officer

Julie Curtis

VP Strategy & Communications

Joni Felt

VP for Institutional Impact

Josh Baron

Executive Director, Northeast

Chris Holder

Executive Director, Southeast

Paul Golisch

Executive Director, West

Jamison Miller

Director of Teaching & Learning

Alyson Indrunas

Director of Teaching & Learning

Kim Chessler

Technical Support Analyst

Ross Strader

Director of Learning Engineering

Deborah Hur

STEM Platform Product Manager

Diana Metcalf

Senior Product Manager - Lumen Platform

Reed Lauber

Senior Frontend Software Developer

Bryan Borgeson

Software Developer

Bess Fernandez

Senior Frontend Software Developer

Jessica Hanson

Project Manager

Kate McGee

Senior Product Designer

Vallerie Mott

Course Product Manager, Natural Sciences

Giselle Miller

Course Development Staffing and QA Manager

Wendy King

Course Product Manager, Social Sciences

David Lippman

MyOpenMath Lead