Meet the LifeRamp Team
Founder & CEO
Michael founded LifeRamp to accelerate the success of young professionals through on-demand life and career coaching. He has spent the last 16 years working with…
Chief Partnership Officer
John Beed is the chief partnership officer for LifeRamp, leading our partnership and business development with employers, universities, and global organizations. A former senior U.S…
Dr. James Vineburgh
Chief Marketing Officer
James is leading the development and marketing of the coaching platform for LifeRamp. Having worked with various types of organizations, from colleges and universities to financial…
Kate Buchanan-Jack MCIM, DipM, MA
Strategic Marketing & Communications
Kate Buchanan-Jack is a senior consultant and lecturer in international marketing, with over two decades of leadership experience in marketing and enrollment for the education sector.
Chief Product Officer
Joseph Kuefler is a hybrid designer, strategist, and creative who thrives in the spaces where brand, technology, and the human experience collide. He has deep experience in brand, product, and technology.
Anees Muzzafer Shah
Eonyx Infotech, Engineering Partner
Anees is the co-founder of Eonyx Infotech – the company leading the engineering and technical aspects of LifeRamp. Having worked previously as the COO of Alpha Magnus Studios, Anees helped…
Director of Partner Operations
Claudette is a multilingual operator with over 15 years of experience in talent assessments, higher education programs, and global operations.
Director of Coaching
Amy Andrews is the Director of Coaching for LifeRamp, a seasoned coach, and data analyst with over three decades of leadership experience in the government sector.
Christopher “Chip” Paucek
Co-founder and CEO of 2U, Inc.
2U (Nasdaq: TWOU), is described by Forbes Magazine as the “nation’s leading provider of software for universities” delivering digital higher education at scale. Chip is a leading…
Principal and Partner, Tuscany Strategy Consulting
David currently is Principal and Partner at Tuscany Strategy Consulting, a specialized firm for the education sector encompassing early childhood, K-12, and higher education.
CEO, The Big Know
As an accomplished entrepreneur and innovator, Don has devoted his career to bringing new thinking to old categories. Don Smithmier applies innovation and technology to create a…
DEI Thought Leadership
Beatriz is an education designer and consultant with expertise in program design, product management, and global operations. Originally from Mexico, Beatriz moved to the U.S…
Dr. Stephanie Furlough-Morris
Stephanie is a multi-sector international finance specialist, accomplished in orchestrating financial strategy, operations and fiscal excellence. She has a decade of senior experience within the global higher education…
President Emeritus, Dickinson College
Bill Durden is President Emeritus of Dickinson College and a Joint Appointment Professor (research) in the School of Education, Johns Hopkins University. He served as th President of the…