Helping schools help students anywhere, anytime.
What drives us
Our core values
Believe in the Beat
Decisions are made through listening to the pulse of student culture, trends and lifestyle.
Aim for Student Loyalty
We are obsessed with maintaining student trust.
Lose the Bed
To achieve great things, we put others first.
Look in the Mirror
We are reflective: inviting the perspectives of others.
Innovate and Iterate
We find purpose in creating original ideas that see the world differently.
Never lose your SWAG
We embrace uniqueness and believe in what makes you special.
What drives us
Meet the SSA Team
EJ CarrionChief Executive Officer / Co-Founder
Michael BenkoChief Operating Officer / Co-Founder
Dr. LeAnna WilsonVice President of Partnerships/Staff Development
Chad HeinenChief Product Officer
Caroline “Inspires” BennettHead of Student Empowerment
Rubi Franco QuirozHead of Impact
Justin CyrusHead of Agent Success
Thomas ThielenSafety Specialist
Summer SalinasSummer Salinas
Lisa Brady GillAdvisory Board
Fred LindgrenHead of Content
Becky PincinceHead of Implementation
Héctor García De LeónContent and Social Media Manager
Hannan YahyaSpecialist Operations Manager
Anna ArsenaultSr. Product Designer
Spark joy and instill a love of learning
If you love making an impact, you’ve found the right place. Join our team and help us transform the way the world learns.
Meet some of our amazing partners who are building future forward student support service models that meet students where they are!
State of Nevada Partnership
In the state of Nevada we support 9,000 students in grades 8-12 from the big city of Las Vegas to the rural pockets of (insert county) list Nye County.
Lancaster Independent School District
High school students in Lancaster ISD have unfettered access to digital mentoring, tutoring, advising, and mental health. Click here to see a video of our partnership.
– Chrystal Abernathy, Project Director, Jefferson County Schools