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Michael Hanahan

Michael Hanahan is a results-driven, senior executive with over 25 years of marketing, sales, strategic alliance, fundraising and creative experience at global technology, ad agency, medical device, SaaS, and non-profit organizations.

A disruptive thinker and outstanding writer, Michael also served as Chief Marketing and Sales Officer for Emerald Data Solutions, which developed the industry-leading eGovernance solution – BoardDocs – used by over 2,000 school districts. There, Michael also worked closely with BootUp Founder and Board Treasurer Ari Ioannides on the initial branding, marketing, and launch of BootUp.

Michael is presently Chief Revenue Officer at innoviHealth, Immediate Past Chair and current board member of the American Cancer Society/Utah, and Vice Chair of the Park City Institute. Michael has won multiple industry-specific awards for creativity, sales and marketing effectiveness. His creative work for the Catholic Archdiocese resulted in a personal invitation to the Vatican and he has also served as a guest speaker at the Martin Luther King Center.

Michael received a dual-major, Bachelor of Arts from Washington & Jefferson College and studied coding at the University of Pittsburgh, post-graduate. He is the proud father of three and has been married to his wife, Helen Ya-Luin, for over twenty years.

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Our team is committed to expanding equitable access to computer science and coding. We are former public educators, creatives, and lifelong learners who are deeply engaged and passionate about what we do.
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Abby Funabiki, MPA

Associate Executive Director

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Jared O'Leary

Jared O'Leary, PhD

Director of Education & Research

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Karen Melara

Marketing Manager

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Tizara Taylor

District Coding Accelerator

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Suzanne B. Carlson, M. Ed.

District Coding Accelerator

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Brenda Bass

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McKay Perkins, MS

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Heather Cunningham

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Ashley Waring

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Kelly Powers

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Michael Hanahan

Marketing Consultant

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Web Developer

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Stacie Mason, PhD

Research and Evaluation

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