Brad serves as Vice President of Product Management for Blackboard, Inc. and is responsible for defining and specifying the future direction of the Blackboard Learn product suite. A key facet of his role is to work with the educational community to assure that future product development meets the teaching and learning needs of educators, students, and administrators. Before joining Blackboard, Brad was the Director of Product Management for ANGEL Learning, Inc. and helped develop the ANGEL LMS. Prior to joining ANGEL, Brad was the Director of Product Development for the Pearson Technology Group’s online content and ecommerce initiatives, including InformIT.com and the Safari Online Books initiative. Brad also served as Associate Publisher for Pearson’s New Riders Publishing imprint where he published technical books and computer-based training products for the standards-driven technology certification market.