Our Team

The Learning Genie team is an enthusiastic group of creative and hard-working professionals whose mission is to unlock the potential of every child, everywhere.

We are veteran technologists, former teachers, data scientists, and lots of passionate true believers that innovation in technology will result in the revolutionary personalized learning for young children.

Built on our foundation of educational experience from a wide array of respected thought leaders, Learning Genie is consistently innovating to ensure every child, family member and educator are armed with the tools to succeed.

We are always looking for like-minded and passionate talents to join Learning Genie Team. If you are interested to learn more, please send your inquiry to hr@learning-genie.com.

Our Team

Dr. Gene Shi
CEO and Co-founder

Dr. Kristen Burme ster
Chief Data Scientist

Lala Zhang

Heather Emmons
Education Program Manager

Alonso Amador
Customer Success Manager

Maria Molina
Customer Success

Matthew Rivera
Customer Success

Hanna Hercules
Customer Success

Fabiola Gomez
Customer Success

Tori Bleher
Partnership Manager

Erika Quintanilla
Partnership Manager

Cristian Santos
Partnership Manager

Zach Myers
Partnership Manager

Monica Castaneda
Business Development Manager

Aviva Berkowitz
Account Manager/Training

Karina Tapia
Admin/Executive Assistant

Becca Dwyer
Marketing Specialist/Graphic Designer

Sally Li
Program Coordinator

Danae Powell
Human Resources and Talent Acquisition Specialist

Miao Li
Software Architect

Yi-Cheng Hu
Education Consultant

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Corporate Advisers

The Learning Genie team is an enthusiastic group of hard-working professionals whose .

Dr. Alfred E. Osborne
Board Director

Dr. Lisa Kaufman
Education Advisor


Dr. Guylaine L. Richard
Education Advisor

Kelly Pope
Education Advisor

Wenxiang Ma
Board Director

Kathy Lincoln
Education Advisor

Amy Tran
Branding Strategist

Dr. Neal Halfon
Education Advisor


We worry about the details so you can focus on what matters in life.

  • Our comprehensive benefits package allows you to pay less out of pocket, as it should be.
  • We offer PTO that makes sense, so you can go on that vacation you always dreamed of, and take time for whatever life may throw your way.
  • Don’t think we’ll ever forget your birthday. Birthdays are something we go above and beyond to celebrate, because who doesn’t want to feel special on their birthday?


Full Time
CA, Carlsbad
Posted 2 months ago

Learning Genie Inc. (www.learning-genie.com) is on a mission to support and empower early childhood educators to achieve high quality early learning outcomes for children. We create interactive apps for early childhood educators to document children’s learning progress and to engage parents. Our office is based in beach city Carlsbad, California in the San Diego region.

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