|By Business Wire||
|August 28, 2013 06:00 AM EDT||
Compass Learning today announced it has named Tammy Deal as vice president of human resources.
"We are extremely fortunate to have an executive of Tammy's caliber join our management team in this important leadership role," said Eric Loeffel, CEO of Compass Learning. "As we improve upon a company that is already recognized as one of Austin’s best places to work, Tammy’s people skills and breadth of HR experience make her an excellent choice to lead our recruiting, retention, and cultural initiatives."
Deal was most recently senior director of employee experience at Dachis Group. Prior to Dachis Group she held similar positions at LatinWorks, Achilles Group, and Stock Building Supply, as well as serving as vice president of human resources at Velocity Credit Union. Deal has a Bachelor of Science degree in Communications in Human Relations from Texas Christian University.
About Compass Learning
Compass Learning® provides high-quality, rigorous, K-12 educational software that empowers teachers to unlock every student’s potential for academic success and personal growth. Compass Learning takes a student-centered approach to personalized learning by providing comprehensive solutions that address the needs of every student and student-type to support and create learning environments that reach, engage and inspire students to succeed. Teachers and administrators can more efficiently and effectively manage and measure progress, freeing time to focus on delivering academic results. Compass Learning has more than a decade of leadership delivering high-quality, rigorous digital content and curriculum that is aligned to State Standards, Common Core State Standards and flexible enough to support the unique teaching needs of every classroom. Both of the company’s software solutions, CompassLearning Odyssey® and Renzulli Learning® deliver academic rigor that is based on more than 40 years of research into how students think, learn and engage. Headquartered in Austin, Texas, Compass Learning serves more than 8,000 schools across the United States.