Todd Brekhus


Renaissance Learning

Todd Brekhus has spent nearly 30 years bringing state-of-the-art technologies to educators, administrators, and students to help all individuals. At Renaissance, he serves as the leader of product, content development, research, psychometrics, and strategy teams.

Todd and his team have lead five acquisitions while at Renaissance:  myON, Freckle, Early Learning Labs, Schoolzilla, and Nearpod. Several of these acquisitions have experienced 400% growth in ARR from their original sales results.  

Prior to joining Renaissance, Todd led the creation of myON, a breakthrough personalized literacy platform reaching millions of students worldwide. Todd began his career as an educator, serving as a teacher, humanities chair, and technology coordinator in suburban Maryland for eight years.

Todd’s contributions to edtech have been widely recognized by leading education organizations, resulting in a SIIA CODiE Award for Lifetime Achievement and Visionary Award from the AAP PreK–12 Learning Group.