Our Team



We are a startup, but our team has been working on raising readers for over a decade. Our research-backed approach to remote literacy instruction was incubated on a research project at the Nokia Research Lab with Sesame Workshop (the creators of Sesame Street) and the Joan Ganz Cooney Center.

We’ve got the best in literacy technology and team.


Team Picture

Meet Our Team



Carly Shuler

Co-Founder & Co-CEO 

Maya Kotecha

Co-Founder & CO-CEO

Adam Rehill


Rebecca Asper

Chief of Staff

Kara Henrie

Head of Product

Caitlin Mehra

VP, Literacy & Learning

Swara Narayanan

VP, Operations & Customer Experience

Krista Forte

Director of Operations

Lyndsay Pushka

Director of Teacher Operations

Alyssa Pitura

Head of Marketing

Cindy Chodirker

VP, Finance

Karim Kuperhause

VP, Growth

Advisory Board



Jay Rosenzweig

Dr. Michael Levine

Tico Ballagas

Jodi Kovitz

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