About Us

Adam Karen Bdoyan, Co-Founder and CEO

Karen is an accomplished software engineer and technology veteran, having led multiple teams at Lycos Europe. After selling his technology startup, Karen moved to the U.S. to get his M.B.A. and apply his experience to starting a major company.

Now a father of two, Karen is doing his best to make the world a better place to learn.


Tricina Elliker, Head of Community

Tricina Elliker is a science and tech writer in New York. She's been writing professionally since 2007 and has an MFA from Columbia University in nonfiction writing. Tricina has fairly unique educational background, beginning with a French immersion school at age 6 and continuing through her teenage years when she "unschooled" her way to college at 16. These experiences left her with a passion for reimagining the way we use technology in education to individualize learning and make it accessible for everyone, everywhere.


Mikayel Aghasyan, iOS Developer

Mikayel has 10+ years of experience in various areas of software development, from Windows desktop applications to web applications, from low-level server development to mobile application development.

In the last few years, Mika has specialized in iOS development, creating innovative apps for both iPhone and iPad.