Meet the Leadership Team


Will Ballard

Chief Executive Officer

An accomplished technology company executive and engineering leader who first joined Civitas Learning as chief technology officer in 2020, Will has more than twenty years of experience managing large technical and engineering and teams and supporting customer success for enterprise technology customers.

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Meredith Baker

Chief Revenue Officer

As leader of our Sales and Customer Development teams, Meredith brings extensive Ed-Tech experience. From Publishing & SaaS to the OPM space, she understands the complex challenges Higher Education faces. Meredith oversees our commercial strategy and supports customer strategic enablement, training, and growth of Civitas Learning products.

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Devin Dunn

Chief Financial Officer

Devin brings over a decade of experience in corporate finance, M&A, fundraising, and investing. Throughout his career, he has worked with software companies of various sizes and stages to drive growth, insight, and results through finance and accounting.

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Emiliano Giacchetti

Chief Operating Officer

Emiliano leads our global customer support, training, deployments, customizations, and expert community teams. He joined Civitas Learning in 2021, bringing to the team 15+ years of cross-industry operational turnaround expertise and deep change management knowledge.

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Greg Lamp

Chief Technology Officer

Greg has a proven track record in leading engineering teams and developing machine learning technologies in both startups and large corporations. Since joining Civitas in 2020, he has been pivotal in guiding the product and technology divisions, focusing on delivering impactful solutions for Civitas Learning’s customers.

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Vanessa Reding

Vice President of Marketing

Vanessa drives global go-to-market initiatives and campaigns to scale our software’s reach and community of practice. She focuses on strategies to deepen business impact and build market awareness.

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Megan Yelle

General Counsel

As General Counsel and Head of HR, Megan is responsible for legal and people operations. Bringing experience from both the corporate world and as a class action litigator to her work at Civitas, she seeks creative solutions to contracting, intellectual property, data privacy, recruiting, employee retention, and compliance matters.

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