Meet Our Team

We are a startup, but our team has been working on raising readers for over a decade. Our work is based on a research project from Sesame Workshop, the creators of Sesame Street. We’ve got the best in literacy technology and team.

Meet Our Team

Carly Shuler

Carly Shuler

Co-Founder & CO-CEO

Maya Kotecha

Maya Kotecha

Co-Founder & CO-CEO

Adam Rehill

Adam Rehill

CTO

Rebecca Asper

Rebecca Asper

Chief of Staff

Lyndsay Pushka

Lyndsay Pushka

Head of Marketing

Kara Henrie

Kara Henrie

Head of Product

Krista Forte

Krista Forte

Director of Operations

Melanie Rodriguez

Melanie Rodriguez

Director, Marketing & Impact

Cindy Chodirker

Cindy Chodirker

Financial Controller

Hoot Advisory Board

Jay Rosenzweig

Jay Rosenzweig

Advisory Board Member

Dr. Michael Levine

Dr. Michael Levine

Advisory Board Member

Research

Tico Ballagas

Tico Ballagas

Advisory Board Member

Technology

Jodi Kovitz

Jodi Kovitz

Advisory Board Member

Our Teacher Network

Core to Hoot Reading is our hand-selected Teacher Community. Learn more about our selection process and meet some of our amazing Hoot teachers.

Teachers

Want to join a team of passionate self starters?

Teachers