Corporate Staff

David Kim

Founder & Vice Chairman

While studying Economics at Harvard University, David became interested in the relationship between economics and education, a passion which inspired him to begin a tutoring service for local students. What began as a small tutoring service run out of a Harvard dorm room has grown into the C2 Education of today, with more than 180 centers nationwide.

In the years since C2 Education was founded, David has continued to contribute to his community by serving on the board of the Washington Youth Foundation and as a commissioner on the Montgomery County Commission on Children and Youth. His works have earned him recognition in such publications as Forbes Magazine, Entrepreneur Magazine, and Inc Magazine. Most recently, David has been touring the country talking to major media outlets about the new SAT.

Lisa Compton

Chief Executive Officer

Lisa is a seasoned executive with 18+ years of experience in strategy, operations, and marketing. Many big brands have benefited from Lisa’s expertise, including Starbucks, Sunbelt, Teavana, and AVIA. She has a proven track record of leading teams to increased sales while minimizing costs. Lisa takes great pride in always ensuring outstanding customer service and superior customer experiences. Her other competencies include media, promotions, public relations, and cross channel marketing.

C2 Education now enjoys the benefit of Lisa’s extensive operational experience. Her savvy in operations combined with her passion for child welfare and education is a perfect fit for the C2 mission.

Marty Moore

Chief Financial Officer

Marty is a proven leader serving as CFO for multiple private equity-based companies ranging from healthcare to manufacturing to retail.  He comes to us with a strong passion for education and has served on the board of non-profit colleges. His two decades of experience have allowed him to successfully partner with CEOs and investors to drive successful changes, effectuate rapid turnarounds and implement profit improvement strategies for the companies he has served.

Robert Settembro

Vice President, National Operations

Robert’s career started in the fitness industry where he discovered his passion for leadership. With over seventeen years of experience in operations with a heavy focus in sales management, Robert’s roles have been diverse, including recently heading operations and sales for over 400 locations. Robert is known for being dedicated, passionate, and committed to his team and his organization.

Robert attended the University of Massachusetts and graduated with a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration and Management. He is certified in Lean Six Sigma and holds a Six Sigma Green Belt. He considers himself a lifelong learner and is currently working towards a Master Six Sigma Black Belt while also completing his MBA through the University of Massachusetts Isenberg School of Management.

Jim Narangajavana

Co-Founder & Vice President

Jim is the Co-Founder of C2 Education. During his undergraduate years at Harvard (A.B. Biochemical Sciences), Jim volunteered his weekends to help underprivileged students increase their SAT scores and gain college admission.

After graduating from Harvard, he continued his passion for teaching and developed the educational systems unique to C2. Currently, he is involved in ensuring the high quality of teaching, the training of teachers, and the development of new curriculum and products.

Whitney Myers

Vice President, Operations Services and Academics

Prior to joining C2 Education, Whitney spent 11 years at Kaplan Test Prep, where she first started as an SAT and GRE instructor and quickly developed a passion for the education industry. She subsequently took on a variety of general management and business development roles, most recently as the Regional Director for New England.

While she maintains close ties to New England and the Mid-Atlantic, Whitney is thrilled to be part of the C2 Education team in Atlanta, where she leads the operations team.

Tom McGuire

Corporate Controller

Tom earned extra money by tutoring while studying at the University of Delaware before graduating with an accounting degree. After graduation, he spent a number of years in public accounting before entering the private sector where he has experience in the transportation, outdoor advertising, retail and staffing industries. Tom was attracted to C2 Education as he continues to enjoy learning and teaching. He actively volunteers in the elementary classroom with Junior Achievement which works to increase student financial literacy.