Meet the Team

Committed to creating opportunity for all students.
Tom, Co-founder & CEO
Based: San Francisco, USA
In his previous career, Tom was an M&A lawyer at a global law firm. Email Tom: tom@theforage.com
Pasha, Co-founder & CTO
Based: Sydney, Australia
Pasha was a Senior Product Manager at Freelancer and spent time as a management consultant at KPMG.
Pennie, Software Engineer
Based: Sydney, Australia
Pennie is currently studying a Bachelor of Computer Science and Commerce at UNSW while working full-time with our team.
Olga, People Operations Manager
BasedDallas, USA
Olga has experience working in operations at startups and a F500 company. She worked in HR at SoftBank before she joined Forage.
Andrew, Software Engineer
Based: Sydney, Australia
Andrew worked in the security infrastructure team at Westpac and is studying a Bachelor of Information Systems.
Anna, Chief of Staff
Based: Sydney, Australia.
Anna is an admitted lawyer and worked as a lawyer in the Head Office Advisory team at Herbert Smith Freehills.
Isabelle, Head of Implementation
Based: Sydney, Australia.
‘Iz’ was a P&D coordinator at our first customer, King & Wood Mallesons. Iz also spent time working at the Starlight Foundation.  
Dylan, chief operating officer
Based: New York, USA
Dylan joined Forage after previously working in investment banking and consulting. You can reach Dylan at dylan@theforage.com
Anthony, Head of customer success
BASED: Sydney, Australia
Anthony was an Associate at executive headhunting search firm Heidrick & Struggles.
Adriana, Partnerships Strategist
Based: New York, USA
Adriana founded ENID – an Australian-based career website for young women. She also spent time working for Microsoft.
Joe, Senior Software Engineer
Based: Sydney, Australia
Joe joined our team from Manila, the Philippines where he worked at Freelancer as a software engineer. 
Yas, customer success lead - apac
Based: Melbourne, Australia
Yas has spent over 8 years in professional services, beginning as a lawyer at Clayton Utz, and then as management consultant at Deloitte.
Julius, Principal Engineer
Based: Sydney, Australia
Julius was a Senior Software Engineer at Freelancer after completing a Bachelor of Computer Science at UNSW. 
Jeremy, Product Manager
Based: Sydney, Australia
Jeremy was a lawyer at MinterEllison in their innovation team. Jeremy was our first intern!
Brad, VP Marketing
Based: New York, USA
Brad has 8 years experience in Edtech and corporate learning marketing, previously holding VP Marketing roles at Pathgather and Degreed.
ANISHA, Head of User Acquisition
Based: San Francisco, USA
Anisha has been in EdTech Marketing for 4+ years, specializing in demand generation.
Katie Noonan, Strategic partnerships
Based: Sydney, Australia
Before Forage, Katie spent 4+ years working as a commercial lawyer, beginning at Ashurst and then working at Indigenous Business Australia and the North Australian Aboriginal Justice Agency.
ISHA, SENIOR PRODUCT MANAGER
Based: Sydney, Australia
Before joining Forage, Isha was a Senior Product Manager for over four years at Atlassian.
ZEKE, SOFTWARE ENGINEER
Based: California, USA
Zeke trained in kitchens as a chef before joining Forage as a software engineer.
annaBel, Operations Analyst
Based: Sydney, Australia
Bel was a Senior Project Manager at Kantar before she joined the Forage Ops team.
JOE, HEAD OF CONTENT CREATION
Based: Sydney, Australia
Outside of Forage, Joe co-founded and hosts a podcast called The Jolly Swagman.
Ivy, customer success intern
Based: Sydney,Australia
Ivy is studying a Bachelor or Science in Information Technology at UTS in Sydney.
ASHLEIGH, FINANCIAL ANALYST
Based: Sydney,Australia
Ashleigh was an analyst at Ernst & Young in Sydney prior to joining Forage.
IVOR, SOFTWARE ENGINEER
Based: Sydney, Australia
Ivor completed an internship at Nasdaq before he joined the engineering team at Forage.
Michelle, Implementation intern
Based: Sydney, Australia
Michelle is in her final year of a Bachelor of Law & Commerce at UNSW.
JOSHUA, SOFTWARE ENGINEER
Based: California, USA
Joshua was a software engineer at Idemia before he joined the Forage team.
MICHAEL, CHIEF REVENUE OFFICER
Based: California, USA
Before joining Forage, Michael was CRO at TopFunnel and Piazza. He was also VP of Sales at Indeed.
LIZ, IMPLEMENTATION SPECIALIST
Based: Florida, USA
Prior to joining Forage, Liz worked in recruiting and education.
MARCO, SOFTWARE ENGINEER
Based: Sydney, Australia
Marco was a software engineer at XBOT Technology before he joined Forage.
MICHAEL, SOFTWARE ENGINEER
Based: Sydney,Australia
Michael joined the Forage team from EdApp, where he was a software engineer.
SUFYAAN, CUSTOMER SUPPORT
Based: Manchester, UK
Sufyaan has over five years experience in customer support in the UK.
NHON, MARKETING INTERN
Based: South Carolina, USA
Nhon is in her final year of a business administration degree at the University of South Carolina.