Our Story

Founded by proven entrepreneurs and leaders in producing innovative solutions for higher education and financial services industries. Our team is mission driven and dedicated to working with partners to help students and their families protect their investment in higher education. Acting as a program manager with our selected underwriters or products, GradGuard executes all consumer marketing and enrollment processes through:

  • Direct contracts with colleges and universities.
  • Technology and enrollment solutions integrated within the student experience
  • Partnerships with leading insurance brokers, technology providers and companies that serve the market.

GradGuard™: is the leading insurance & benefits eCommerce platform specifically designed for the collegiate market and a leader at the rapidly growing intersection of InsurTech and EdTech.

The GradGuard Team

John Fees
John Fees

Co-Founder

Joe Creney
Joe Creney

Vice President of Partnership Development

Lisa Beggs
Lisa Beggs

Vice President of Finance and Accounting

Steve Fucci
Steve Fucci

Vice President of Campus Development

Chanda Graham
Chanda Graham

Vice President of Partnership Marketing

Chris Bailly
Chris Bailly

Lead Engineer

Elise McDougall
Elise Fuentes

Creative Director

Becca Presant
Becca Presant

Quality Assurance, Marketing & Project Manager

Wimer Alberto
Wimer Alberto

Director of Campus Partnerships

Susan LeVangie
Susan LeVangie

Campus Development Director

Morgan Thompson
Morgan Thompson

Director of Customer Experience

Stephanie Baker
Stephanie Baker

Customer Advocate Team Lead

Our Advisors

Bill Suneson
Bill Suneson
Brian Kelley
Brian Kelley
Phil Super
Phil Super

Considering joining us? Check out our career page.