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About our team

Our team

Learn more about our team members who are building our product, serving our customers and spreading the word about Signal Vine.

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Adam C. Reinke
Senior Account Executive
Sales
Adam C. Reinke
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Senior Account Executive

While Adam has spent significant time in Boston, he is very proud of his home state Wisconsin.

Prior to joining Signal Vine, Adam worked at uAspire (one of Signal Vine’s very first customers) for nearly fourteen years, advising students, managing teams, and securing resources to help scale the organization to new geographies. In the Account Executive role, he is excited to leverage his passion for college access and success, with his experience in fundraising and partnership management.

His daughter Quinn keeps him very busy in his downtime, but when not chasing her around he loves to BBQ and sneak in watching his alma mater Marquette University play basketball.

Andrea Malamisura
Senior Account Manager
Customer Success
Andrea Malamisura
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Senior Account Manager

Andrea was raised in southern West Virginia and earned a BS in Psychology from Virginia Tech and a Master’s in Counseling from Radford University. Prior to joining the Signal Vine team, Andrea spent the majority of her professional career in Higher Education Administration, holding roles in student recruitment, academic advising, and teaching at Virginia Tech and most recently American University. She is passionate about equitable access to education and is excited to make a positive impact for students!

In her spare time, Andrea loves to be a local tourist; exploring monuments, museums, exhibitions, shows, and everything that DC has to offer! Andrea is also an avid sports fan – you can find her cheering on all the local DC teams and, of course, the Virginia Tech Hokies!

Andrew Kuhn
Strategic Account Manager
Customer Success
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Strategic Account Manager

Andrew is a proud Maryland native who puts Old Bay Seasoning on (almost) everything he eats. He also enjoys hanging out with his pet guinea pig Andy.

Prior to joining Signal Vine, he graduated from the University of South Carolina with a Bachelor of Arts in Public Relations and a minor in Political Science. After graduating, he helped grow a Maryland-based start-up craft brewery, where he was responsible for a number of different roles including sales, marketing, and account management. When not at work, Andrew enjoys cheering for DC sports teams, hiking, and staying active with friends.

Arianna Hartmann
Senior Director of Customer Success
Leadership
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Senior Director of Customer Success

As Senior Director of Customer Success, her job is two-fold: providing operations and support to a quickly-growing company, and being the primary point of contact for launching customers on the platform.

Prior to Signal Vine, Arianna worked at Alden & Ott in office management and customer service. Arianna graduated with a BA in History from James Madison University, and spent a summer studying abroad in Florence, Italy. She’s proud to reveal that she can finally do a pushup.

Ashley Belz
Marketing Associate
Marketing
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Marketing Associate

Ashley is a proud Penn State alum (WE ARE!) where she earned her BS in Marketing and participated in the largest student run philanthropy in the world, THON.

Prior to Signal Vine, Ashley studied abroad in Barcelona for a semester, and has traveled to over 11 countries including Australia, New Zealand and Fiji.

She is most passionate about helping others, and loves art, animals, her two golden retrievers, and music.

Brendan Tobolaski
Site Reliability Engineer
Engineering
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Site Reliability Engineer

Brendan is experienced with Java and various web development languages and tools including HTML, CSS, PHP, Linux, OS X, MySQL, Apache, JavaScript, and Drupal.

He makes sure the Signal Vine platform runs smoothly. He recently moved back to North Dakota and enjoys photography.

Brian Kathman
Chief Executive Officer
Leadership
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Chief Executive Officer

Brian is an entrepreneur with a BS in Marketing from Indiana’s Kelley School of Business and an Executive MBA from Georgetown’s McDonough School of Business. He has deep experience in technology, philanthropy, and high-growth companies. Prior to starting Signal Vine, Brian was the Chief Operating Officer at Arabella Advisors, a philanthropy services firm which grew 1000% during his five years. But most of his career has been spent building technology companies from an early stage.

In addition to Brian’s entrepreneurial ventures, he has helped grow several early-stage businesses, most notably InphoMatch/Mobile 365 where he established key contracts which became 75% of its revenue. The business was eventually sold to Sybase in 2006 for $430 million.

Chanel Reaves
Implementation Manager
Customer Success
Chanel Reaves
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Implementation Manager

Chanel grew up in sunny California and graduated from UC San Diego with a B.S. in Management Science and minor in Accounting. Currently, she resides in Maryland and is enrolled in an MBA program at University of Illinois Urbana Champaign. She has several years of Saas experience in various industries, spending the last 3 years in Higher Education in implementation and project management roles. Before starting a career with software companies, she was a former Peace Corps volunteer in Moldova, teaching K-12 students.

When Chanel is not working on projects, she is upcycling old wine and whiskey bottles, traveling, exercising and spending time with friends and family.

Charles Parsons
Vice President, Product & Implementation
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Vice President, Product & Implementation

Charles has successfully led numerous products to strong growth by teaching his teams to read the market, developing a strong sense of customer empathy and experimenting with a variety of tailored approaches to delivery.

Prior to joining Signal Vine, Charles led product efforts for a marketing automation platform at Drip, a fundraising and advocacy platform at Salsa Labs and a media publishing and ad platform at Broadcast Interactive. He studied at the University of Wisconsin-Madison and, while there, founded and led a nonprofit focused on vintage jazz and swing era dance preservation, instruction and events. He continues to run educational events for the things he’s passionate about. In his free time likes to build things, break things, repair things and play hockey.

Chris Hyman
Customer Success Consultant
Customer Success
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Customer Success Consultant

Chris grew up in southern Virginia in the small town of Danville. He graduated from New York University in 2016 with a BA in Linguistics and French and a minor in American Sign Language. Prior to joining Signal Vine he worked in technical support for residential systems at Lutron, a lighting controls company, out of their Las Vegas office. Now that he has joined the Customer Success team at Signal Vine, he is excited about coming back home to Virginia.

Outside of work, Chris enjoys spending time with his cat Winnie, knitting and crocheting, board games, and brushing up on his chess skills.

Christine Murray
Senior Customer Success Consultant
Customer Success
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Senior Customer Success Consultant

Christine received her Bachelor and Master’s degree in Labor and Employment Relations from Rutgers University. Since graduating, she has solely worked for tech companies but always had a passion for higher education; joining the Signal Vine team has allowed her to work in both fields. She is excited to learn as much as she can in her new role.

In her downtime, Christine likes traveling to Asia as often as she can, working out, and doing any kind of spontaneous activity. Being new to the D.C. area, she is eager to spend as many weekends museum-hopping as possible.

Cole Thomas
Account Manager
Customer Success
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Account Manager

Cole is a Virginia native, growing up about 50 miles south in Fredericksburg, VA. She attended James Madison University where she earned a Bachelor’s degree in Political Science with a minor in Philosophy. Prior to Signal Vine, Cole worked for POLITICO Pro, where her love of a solution-oriented approach led her to Signal Vine.

Outside of the office, Cole enjoys spending time outdoors (especially in water!), all things True Crime, and spending time with family.