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Meet the EF Crew

Introducing..... us!!!!!

We are the people that make up Edge Factor. Each one of us brings our time, skills and passion to our platform, content, events, and partnership projects.


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Jeremy Bout
Founder & CEO

“Listen, learn, do.
Listen, learn, redo.” - Me

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Larissa Hofman
Vice President

The secret to getting ahead is getting started.
- Mark Twain

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Nikki Bakker
Operations Director

“It takes a great deal of bravery to stand up to our enemies, but just as much to stand up to our friends.” – Albus Dumbledore

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Dom Oettl
Technical Director

“No matter how strange it may look, most people are actually trying to be helpful.”― Gerald M. Weinberg

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Carolyn Davis
E-Learning Coordinator

The more that you read, the more things you will know. The more that you learn, the more places you'll go. - Dr. Seuss

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Matthew Pennings
Senior Production Manager 

“Try to learn something about everything and everything about something.”
- Thomas Huxley

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Jonathan Reitsma
Lead UI/UX Designer

“The next big thing is the one that makes the last big thing usable.” - Blake Ross

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Carmine Romano
Education Industry Liaison

“Anyone who has never made a mistake has never tried anything new.”- Albert Einstein

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Jo Hanna
Pre-Production & Partner Coordinator

“If you think you are too small to be effective, you've never been in the dark with a mosquito.

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Tima Borges
Marketing Coordinator

“Do what you can with all you have, wherever you are.” - Theodore Roosevelt

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Jimmy Bender
Community Impact Coordinator

Be yourself; everyone else is already taken. - Oscar Wilde

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Karen Weyer
Executive Sales Assistant

“"The world is changed by your example, not your opinion." Paulo Coelho

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Kevin Love
Content Specialist

To gain that which is worth having, it may be necessary to lose everything else.”—Bernadette Devlin

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Kelsey Walker
Account & Support Specialist

“It is not our abilities that show what we truly are. It is our choices.” - Albus Dumbledore

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Jamie Bout

“The best is yet to come.”