Hobsons’ Global Management Committee (GMC) brings together a group of innovative leaders with decades of experience in the K-12 and higher education industries. Our executives are committed to improving the education experience for students, families, and institutions around the world.

Craig Heldman

Chief Executive Officer

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Craig Heldman is responsible for all facets of the day-to-day operations and strategic planning at Hobsons. Since 1995, Craig has directed the restructuring and expansion of the sales organization, overseen the expansion of Hobsons’...

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Greg Baker

President, EMS, U.S.

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As president of Hobsons’ enrollment management services division in the United States, Greg Baker is responsible for the operations, management, and strategy of the EMS division. Greg is dedicated to serving partner institutions...

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Jeremy Cooper

Chief Sales and Services Executive

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Jeremy Cooper is responsible for Hobsons’ global revenue and services across all schools and universities. His collaborative approach to leadership focuses on building lasting relationships with clients because, as he puts it, &ldquo...

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David Harrington

President, EMS & Director, APAC

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David Harrington is president of enrollment management services and director of the Asia-Pacific region, based in Melbourne, Australia. He began his career in Hobsons’ London office in the advertising and sales department working...

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Monica Morrell

Senior Vice President, Global Services

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Monica Morrell leads professional services and account management for Hobsons’ Advising and Admissions business, overseeing client implementation, product documentation and user training, technical client support, and account management.   Previously, Monica was vice...

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Kathy Ovens

Chief People Officer

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Kathy Ovens is responsible for human resources, talent management, internal communications, corporate services, and global events functions. Kathy joined Hobsons in October 2008 as senior director of human resources, assuming additional responsibilities as the company...

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Mohan Rao

Chief Technology Officer

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Mohan Rao is responsible for product development and technology operations of Hobsons’ global business. With a deep focus on bringing creative minds together, his collaborative approach to leadership is committed to building innovative...

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Jamie Riepe

Vice President, Corporate Development

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Jamie Riepe is responsible for delivering strategic growth initiatives across Hobsons' major domains and geographies. His responsibilities span all aspects of mergers and acquisitions, corporate strategy, and strategic partnerships. Jamie joined Hobsons in 2013 and...

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Stephen Smith

President, Advising & Admissions Solutions

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Stephen M. Smith oversees Hobsons’ global product strategy, marketing, policy, and R&D, supporting more than 12 million students and 10,000 schools, colleges, and universities in 100 countries. Steve joined Hobsons in 2007 through the acquisition...

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Lee Wall

Chief Financial Officer

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Lee Wall joined Hobsons in March 2015 and is responsible for the financial planning, accounting, and business operations within Hobsons. After joining the finance team of Hobsons’ parent company, dmgi, in the UK in...

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