Jamie Candee

Jamie Candee

President & CEO

Edmentum

Jamie leads Edmentum’s strategic vision and long-term growth as President, CEO, and Director, bringing her successful record of accomplishment as an executive with extensive experience in education technology, policy, private equity, and purpose-driven growth.  In 2020, Jamie successfully led Edmentum through a sale to The Vistria Group, an impact-focused private equity firm with deep expertise in education investing. Jamie continues to lead Edmentum, America’s first online learning company, as CEO and is proud to serve over seven million students globally. Jamie believes that education is the great equalizer and has committed her career and life to advancing and personalizing educational opportunities for all kids.

Jamie was selected as 2017 Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year Finalist, EdTech Digest’s Top 100 Influencers in EdTech in their 2017-2018 State of EdTech, and she was recognized as 2019 Top 25 education software CEOs by The Software Report. Jamie is an independent board director for Learning Tree International and also serves on the board of directors for two non-profits: Project Success and America Succeeds. She is an active member of the Women’s Business Collaborative (WBC), speaking regularly on access and opportunity for women in leadership, and is the founder of the We Can Learn Foundation – an organization focused on providing global access to educational opportunities in underserved communities.    

Jamie holds a Master of Business Administration from Bethel University and a Bachelor of Science in political science from the University of Wisconsin.