Our Founding Team

Blaze didn't happen in a vacuum. This team is why empowering young people to solve problems is the key to a peaceful & prosperous future.


VP of Kids - User Interface & Empathy


VP of Kids - User Experience & Trail Content


VP of Next Generation

Alexis Gunartt

Head of Equity & Outreach

Every Student

Chief Inspiration Officers

Key Advisors

These are the individuals have have helped propel Blaze forward in a variety of ways.

Paul Goren

SEL & Superindendent Advisor

Tony Villa

CEO & Software Advisor

Dave Husain

CEO & Digital Advisor

Brandon Stiller

Teacher & Academic Advisor

Jessi Chartier

Education Technology Advisor


Principal of the Year, PhD & SEL Advisor