Investor Relations

Executive Management

Nathaniel A. Davis
Chairman and Chief Executive Officer

Nate Davis, Chairman and CEO of K12, is a seasoned leader of transformational telecommunications, media and software development companies, with a record of improving operations, launching innovative new products and strengthening relationships with legislative and regulatory authorities.

Mr. Davis, joined the K12 Board of Directors in 2009, was named Chairman of the Board in June 2012, assumed the role of Executive Chairman in January 2013 and was named Chairman and CEO in January ... 

Timothy L. Murray
President and COO

Timothy L. Murray joined K12 in April 2012. He is an accomplished executive with decades of experience working for successful public and private companies. Most recently, Mr. Murray served as Chief Executive Officer of Pulsepoint, Inc., a digital media technology company formed by the merger of ContextWeb, a top-rated advertising exchange, and Datran Media. He joined ContextWeb in March of 2010 and served as the company's CEO.

Prior to ContextWeb, Mr. Murray was Chief Operating Offi... 

James Rhyu
Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer

James Rhyu, Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, joined K12 in June 2013. Mr. Rhyu has more than 20 years of financial management experience in various global industries.

Prior to joining K12, Mr. Rhyu served as Chief Financial Officer and Chief Administrative Officer of, a subsidiary of publicly traded IAC/InterActiveCorp. In those roles, he was responsible for overseeing a broad range of functions, including human resources, legal, information technology... 

Howard  D.  Polsky
Executive Vice President, General Counsel and Secretary

Howard D. Polsky, Executive Vice President, General Counsel and Secretary, joined K12 in 2004. Mr. Polsky has a unique combination of legal and public policy experience.

Prior to joining K12, Mr. Polsky served as Vice President and General Counsel of Lockheed Martin Global Telecommunications, where he managed a wide range of legal matters including antitrust, telecommunications, employment, commercial contracts and transactions, litigation management, mergers and acquisitions, for... 

Allison Cleveland
Executive Vice President of School Management and Services

Allison Cleveland, Executive Vice President of School Management and Services, joined K12 in October 2002.

During her time at K12, Ms. Cleveland has been instrumental in building the managed public school line of business. Most recently, she served as the Senior Vice President of School Services, overseeing academic and operational services in the managed public schools. Prior to that, Ms. Cleveland was the Regional Vice President of the Southern Region, responsible for schools in the... 

Bruce  Davis
Executive Vice President of Worldwide Business Development

Bruce Davis, Executive Vice President of Worldwide Business Development, joined K12 in 2007. Previously, he ran his own strategy consultancy in the education industry with clients included premier organizations such as Laureate Education Inc., Discovery Communications, Pearson Publishing, Sylvan Learning Systems, Educate Inc., AICPA, and USAID.

Mr. Davis has also been Chief Executive Officer of Medasorb Technologies Inc, a biotechnology company, and Mindsurf Networks, a wireless educa... 

Tim McEwen
Executive Vice President, Curriculum, Product and Market Development

Tim McEwen, Executive Vice President, Curriculum, Product and Market Development, provides strategic direction and oversight on K12's product and curriculum development and institutional business operations. He also advises on the development of new learning programs to improve student outcomes, including adaptive learning models, data-driven instruction, and new tools, assessments, and content. Mr. McEwen joined K12 in 2014.

Prior to joining K12, Mr. McEwen served in multiple leader... 

Chuck Sullivan
Executive Vice President and Chief Marketing & Enrollment Officer

Chuck Sullivan, Executive Vice President and Chief Marketing & Enrollment Officer, oversees the company's Integrated Marketing Strategy & Demand Generation, Business Line & Field Marketing, Student Enrollment, Product Management, and Market Research teams. Mr. Sullivan joined K12 in 2013.

Prior to K12, Mr. Sullivan was the founder and principal at CCS Advisory Services LLC, a marketing strategy firm that provides advice to Fortune 500, private equity, and venture-backed clients on b... 

James Donley
Senior Vice President and Chief Information Officer

James Donley, Senior Vice President and Chief Information Officer joined K12 s in July 2012.

From 2006 until his present role, Mr. Donley served as CIO at Ciena Corp, a telecommunication solutions provider, a role which included managing the acquisition of the Metro Ethernet division of Nortel. Prior to his Ciena position, Mr. Donley was CIO beginning in 2000 at Acterna (now JDSU), a test and measurement solutions provider in the telecommunication industry.

Mr. Donley prev... 

Bryan  W.  Flood
Senior Vice President, Public Affairs

Bryan W. Flood, Senior Vice President, Public Affairs, joined K12 in 2002. Mr. Flood previously served as a public affairs strategist, consultant, and spokesman for corporations, interest groups, and senatorial, gubernatorial, and presidential campaigns.

As Vice President at the MPGH Agency, a Virginia-based public affairs consulting firm, he advised clients ranging from high tech start-ups to Fortune 500 firms, including several leading education companies. Mr. Flood helped clients ... 

Margaret (Margie) Jorgensen
Senior Vice President and Chief Academic Officer

Margaret Jorgensen, PhD., Chief Academic Officer, an expert in the use of educational assessments as a powerful instructional tool, joined K12 in February 2013 as Chief Academic Officer (CAO). As CAO, Dr. Jorgensen is helping lead K12's ongoing efforts to develop state of the art curriculum, technology, learning systems and teacher support; to improve performance for all students, including advanced learners but especially among the growing population of academically at-risk students in its n... 

Valerie  Maddy
Senior Vice President, Human Resources

Valerie Maddy, Senior Vice President, Human Resources at K12 Inc., brings more than 20 years of global leadership and innovation in the full range of human resources disciplines. At K12, Ms. Maddy is leading the development and implementation of new systems, processes, policies and programs aimed at maximizing every employee's contribution to student academic success. As part of that effort, she is working with business teams to drive alignment, clarity and competitive advantage across the co... 

Peter  Stewart
Senior Vice President of School Development

Peter Stewart, Senior Vice President of School Development, works with parents, teachers, community groups, school districts, school boards, departments of education, and policy makers across the United States and internationally to start new high-tech schools that use the K12 academic program.

In the past seven years Mr. Stewart has helped develop large-scale, public e-learning programs in sixteen states that currently serve over 100,000 courses annually.

Prior to joining...