Lesa has more than 25 years in the field of human resources, and has been the chief human resources officer for three
universities and has been the program director of two business training divisions. Her expertise also includes running a national consulting company where
she subcontracted others to provide training and consulting services. Prof360 was conceived when she and a colleague were talking about the difficulties
with attracting, verifying credentials, onboarding, and maintaining all of the documentation for a highly skilled yet contingent workforce. She knew there
was a better way.
Lesa received a Bachelor of Arts from The Ohio State University. While serving in the United States Air Force,
she received a masters degree in Human Resources with an emphasis in Organizational Development from Golden Gate University. As a part of a personal
calling, she returned to the academy to gain an in depth understanding of human motivation and transformation. She holds a Ph.D. in
Transformative Learning and Change from the California Institute of Integral Studies.
In her spare time, Lesa writes motivational books, including
"Achieve in 5! - Transform your life in just five minutes a day" and three middle grade readers:
"Thompson Twins Las Vegas Adventure," "Thompson Twins and the Time Machine," and "Thompson Twins Call the Cops."
Co-founder & Chief Technology Officer
Jonathan is an experienced solutions architect and entrepreneur. He thrives on designing and building software applications
and takes pride in providing highly scalable and optimized solutions to customers. For over twenty years, he has delivered successful
implementations of CRM/ERP related solutions to well known companies such as: Wells Fargo, KPMG, Capgemini, Apple, Gateway, and Deloitte & Touche.
As the Chief Technology Officer, his goals include bringing the best of breed technology and security practices from his past experiences and
building an application that is both user friendly and customer centric.
Prior to Prof360, Jonathan worked for a number of Silicon Valley tech startups including:
Balluun, Meedow/Cai8dou, Edify/Intervoice/Convergys.
Jonathan holds a Bachelor of Science in both Software Engineering and Electrical Engineering from University of California, Davis.
In addition to his primary job functions, Jonathan also enjoys choral singing and solo performances. He holds the
Trinity College London
Advance Certificate for Singing, awarded with Distinction
under the tutelage of Ms. Stephanie Chan.
Jonathan also serves as a chairman and board member of a choral organization.
Co-founder & Chief Information Officer
Tak is an educational data consultant. Having lived twenty years at the intersection of learning and technology, he has developed a deep understanding of how learning organizations function all while building a broad repertoire of technological expertise. He has come to believe the most powerful solutions are born of genuine need paired with the audacity to try something new.
Currently teaching in both higher education and the private sector, Tak has first-hand experience with some of the challenges faced by educators in an at-will world. His mission to raise the bar for instructional quality stems from his passion for improving student outcomes not only for his own students, but for learners everywhere. Tak received a Bachelor of Arts from the University of California, Berkeley and a Master of Fine Arts in Music from Mills College.
As a practitioner of the Brazilian artform, capoeira, he studies under world-renowned capoeira masters, Mestre Acordeon and Mestra Suelli and serves on the board of the Capoeira Arts Foundation. Putting his MFA to use, he regularly teaches workshops in healthy singing technique, ear training and music theory.