XanEdu Publishing announces a new organizational structure, aligned with the company’s continued growth and focused on innovative solutions for accessible learning experiences

ANN ARBOUR, Mich., August 2, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — XanEdu, an educational products and services company working with the higher education and K-12 markets, announces several changes to its organizational structure, including additions to the company management, efficient August 1, 2021.

“XanEdu continues to experience phenomenal growth, in part due to our strong relationships with Open Education Resource (OER) partners, our innovative technology solutions, and our dedicated team, who share a passion for student success and an unwavering belief that effective education can transform lives.” mentioned John DeBoer, CEO of XanEdu.

“It is imperative that our organizational structure supports our expansion strategies,” continued DeBoer. “This new structure, strengthened by the efforts of the entire XanEdu team, will enable us to continue to serve our customers effectively and efficiently across our K-12 and Higher Education business units, while adhering to XanEdu’s core values ​​of creativity, affordability and accessibility. I am pleased to announce these exciting changes as we look forward to future growth.”

Brett Costello, Director of Business Development, will lead XanEdu’s new business development team, responsible for shaping the overall K-12 business vision and acquisition strategy for the organization.

rich foley, SVP Sales & Marketing, will lead the Sales & Marketing teams for K-12 and Higher Education, responsible for researching and developing marketing opportunities, as well as planning and implementing new sales plans. Don Yowchuang, a member of the Sales Leadership team, has been promoted to Director of Sales – Higher Education.

Joyce Muller has been promoted to Vice President of Marketing and will lead the marketing team overseeing both K-12 and Higher Education, as well as all corporate marketing initiatives.

John Carroll, SVP Product Development, will lead XanEdu’s newly formed Product Development Group, responsible for creating the product vision and developing strategic product initiatives for the K-12 and Education markets. superior. Melissa Acuna was recently hired as Vice President of Higher Education Products, within the Product Development team.

Kevin Woodman, SVP Manufacturing & Production, will lead a team focused on growing XanEdu’s world-class manufacturing and production operations.

The XanEdu Leadership Team is: Tom Stevens-CFO; Brett Costello-Director of business development; rich foley-SVP Sales & Marketing; Joyce Muller-VP Marketing*; John Carroll-SVP Product Development*; Melissa Acuna– VP Higher Education Product*; Sharon Norris-VP Human Resources; Kevin Woodman– SVP manufacturing and production; and Mark Steinberg-Chief Technology Officer. (*Denotes new members)


XanEdu has been increasing student engagement and improving learning outcomes since 1999 by delivering innovative solutions in the K-12 and higher education communities. We are committed to advancing the educational tools of tomorrow through innovative products and services that respond to students’ ever-changing learning styles. We incorporate state-of-the-art technology while maintaining our commitment to affordability and accessibility. XanEdu is a private company headquartered in Ann Arbor, MI. More information can be found at xanedu.com

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