Gregory Goff Chief Executive Officer
Greg has built a career of bringing great web products to consumers, parents, and families.
Greg has held leadership positions in several successful digital properties over the course of his career. Greg began his online efforts in 1997 with the launch of what became Homes.com. After the sale of that first group, Greg joined the executive team that launched BabyCenter.com, which quickly became the leading resource for new parents and expectant moms. More recently, Greg led the Motor Trend Automotive Group to a leadership position in the new car shopping market, and co-founded CareDox, a cloud-based service that helps parents and schools by providing secure online access to pediatric health records.
Greg holds a Master of Business Administration in International Management from the Thunderbird School of Global Management, and has taught strategy at NYU's Stern School of Business M.B.A. program. As a father of two school-age girls, and the son of a grade school teacher, Greg brings a passion to make Education.com the premier resource for parents and teachers.
Rich Yang Chief Marketing Officer
Rich loves helping millions of parents and teachers at Education.com.
Rich brings almost 20 years of marketing and product management experience with big and small brands. Prior to Education.com, Rich was Head of Small Business Marketing at Visa, Inc. Rich has held marketing and product leadership roles at Intuit, MarketWatch (acquired by Dow Jones), Charles Schwab, and Clorox. Rich holds a Master of Business Administration from the Harvard Business School, and dual degrees from the University of Pennsylvania in history and finance.
Rich is passionate about improving education. He serves as PTA Co-President at his two daughters' school, a Board Member for Techbridge (a non-profit empowering girls in STEM), and coaches his daughters' softball and soccer teams.
Todd Schwartz Chief Revenue Officer
Todd co-founded Education.com in 2007 with the goal of providing parents and teachers with high quality educational resources.
Todd previously served as Executive Vice President of the IPG Media Search Marketing Services unit, where he built the team and developed a plan to consolidate the holding company's search engine marketing practice, offering tools and services to all IPG agencies. Prior to IPG, Todd co-founded and launched directMASS, a search engine and interactive marketing firm, and Rotomedia, a small advertising sales startup. Before directMASS, Todd served as Director of Sales for Ask Jeeves in the New York City office, where he helped propel the company into a market leader position.
Todd received his Bachelor of Arts from the University of Maryland and has served as an adjunct lecturer at Columbia University. Todd currently lives in Brooklyn with his wife and two daughters.
Robert L. Brown, Ph.D. Chief Technology Officer, VP of Design & Development
Bob Brown brings over 25 years of experience in science, technology and user experience to the task of leading Design & Development at Education.com.
Prior to joining the company, Dr. Brown was the Vice President of Research & Development at Visible Path, Vice President of Product Development at Model N, and Vice President of Engineering at Blue Martini Software. Bob started his professional career as a research scientist at RIACS at the NASA Ames Research Center, followed by 10 years in architecture and management at SGI, leading efforts in scientific visualization, 3-D graphics, and animation.
Bob holds a Bachelor of Arts in Mathematics with a minor in psychology from Ohio Wesleyan University and a Doctor of Philosophy in Computer Science from Purdue University. He has published numerous articles in conference proceedings and journals, including Scientific American and IEEE Computer. Bob is also a regular exhibitor at the annual northern California Maker Faire.