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Meet the ThrivingCampus team.

Michael Baker CEO

Michael began his career as an early employee at Yodle. Before starting ThrivingCampus, he served as Co-founder and COO at MBAs Across America, a nonprofit that supports small businesses creating positive change in their communities. He is a graduate of Georgetown University and Harvard Business School.

Jeff Gharakhanian CTO

Jeff also started his career as an early employee at Yodle. He later went on to hold leadership positions in software engineering and product management prior to co-founding ThrivingCampus. He holds a B.A. in Economics from New York University.

Mitz Banarjee Angel Investor & Advisor

Mitz Banarjee is an Executive Vice President and Chief Customer Officer at Workiva. Mitz has helped scale several companies since 2007 and is passionate about organizations fulfilling their missions.