Through his career, Evan Nisonson, Ph.D., has demonstrated a committed focus to student success. As Chief Executive Officer for Experience.com and ConnectEDU, he focused on the challenges of college and career readiness through a range of solutions for both K12 and Post Secondary. Prior to that he oversaw the growth of Epsilen, a community learning platform that was part of the New York Times Company’s Education portfolio. He served as Senior Vice President of Strategy and Portfolio Management at SunGard Higher Education. From 1999 to 2005, he was director of e-learning solutions at WebCT, an online proprietary virtual learning environment system known today as the Blackboard Learning System. Prior to that, he was an instructional technology coordinator at the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA), overseeing implementation of academic and related technologies for the university.