Title: Chief executive, since Oct. 2.
Home: Lutherville, Md.
Family: Wife, Kim; children, Zachary, 19, Alexandra, 17, Olivia, 15.
Diplomas: Tufts University, economics; Boston University, master's in business administration; University of Maryland, law.
Last job: CEO of Sylvan Learning.
Earlier: Practiced law, served in Clinton administration, and led Catapult from 2001 to 2007.
Favorite subjects: Social studies, English.