Betsy Ziskind

Betsy Ziskind has worked in education since 2007 and has diverse experience in K-12 and higher education.  Her time with Union County Public Schools in North Carolina included roles such as Classroom Teacher, Academically/Intellectually Gifted Teacher, Instructional Technology Facilitator, and Instructional Coach.  She has also worked in higher education as an Instructional Designer and Assistant Director of Online […]

Regina Soltis

Throughout her five years as an English teacher, Regina always strove to engage her students, finding connections between the content material and their personal lives and interests. Spending three years teaching in a fully virtual high school, she always aimed to create effective and purposeful online learning experiences. She received her master’s degree in Learning […]

Mark Prince

Mark has been working in Education for the past 20 years bringing quality academic content and educational tools to educators across the country that are mission-critical to the very important work they do each day.  As a former Pastor, along with the added experience as an Account Executive and Sales Manager with various educational companies, […]

Jon Frye

Jon Frye

Jon Frye has been involved in educational leadership and innovation for more than 20 years. Beginning as an instructor in mathematics, physics, and technology, he transitioned to leadership roles, including serving as a principal at all grade levels (PK-12) and assistant superintendent. He has assisted various districts and schools in advancing achievement, academic and career […]

Jennifer Huff

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As Director of Strategic Initiatives for NS4ed, Jennifer (J.J.) Huff is enthusiastic in building and strengthening relationships with others who care deeply about the academic success and social-emotional well-being of students. J.J. has a wealth of experience in the education field and has served in numerous roles from teaching at Orleans Parish Public Schools in […]

Alisa Staskal

Alisa Staskal

Providing a positive customer experience has always been a focus throughout Alisa’s career. As a developer, Alisa leveraged a user-centered approach working on user features with Motorola cellular phones, developing webpages for Kohl’s initial e-commerce website, and building systems and reports at ACT. After 20 years in a technical role at ACT, Alisa moved into […]

Michelle Rosario

Michelle Rosario

Education has always been Michelle’s passion. She started her career as a high school Spanish teacher in Wisconsin. After seven years of classroom instruction and a Master’s degree in instructional technology, Michelle transitioned into the world of instructional design. As an instructional designer, she worked with the esteemed faculty of University of Wisconsin’s School of […]

Theo Morrison

Theodore G. W. Morrison, Jr. is a registered lobbyist who has successfully helped clients representing such fields as education, healthcare, financial services, nonprofits, municipal government, information technology, labor and insurance. With over twenty years of legislative experience in government relations, contract procurement, political fundraising, and consulting, Mr. Morrison has advocated for passage of legislation beneficial […]

Stephanie McSpadden

Stephanie McSpadden

Stephanie McSpadden works at NS4ed as the Sales and Marketing Specialist. Prior to NS4ed, Stephanie worked at Bandit Lites where she spent 13 years improving processes and efficiency for a sales department that tripled in size in that same time. Her knowledge base includes multi-state tax reporting, project accounting, purchasing, and inventory control. Stephanie graduated […]

Tracey Bryan

Tracey uses her broad experience with the full talent development continuum (K-12, higher education, workforce service providers, business and industry associations, and mission-related nonprofits and foundations) to help communities and states construct seamless talent pipelines to careers in industries vital to economic development. Prior to joining NS4ed, Tracey was the President/CEO of The Bridge of […]