Staff

Executives

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Jacob Schwartz, Chief Executive Officer

Jacob Schwartz is the Founder and CEO of Schwartz Tutoring. He started the company in August 2017 with the mission of personalizing education to fit students’ learning styles and interests. He enjoys delegating as many tasks as possible to the wonderful people on this page and is ultimately responsible for the long-term direction of the company. His goal is to expand this tutoring operation to work with more students across the country, as well as develop software that can change the future of education. In his spare time he likes to play golf and feed a family of ducks that live on a river close to his apartment.

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Jared Brown, Chief Financial Officer

Jared Brown graduated from Miami University in Spring 2020 with a B.S. in Finance, and has served as the Chief Operating Officer since the founding of Schwartz Tutoring in August of 2017. He currently resides in Cincinnati, Ohio and specializes in operations management. Jared is passionate about exercise, traveling, sports, video games, investing, fashion, and undertaking new skills and hobbies. He is most definitely a visionary, and is always looking for his next big pursuit (or distraction).

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Savannah Byas, Chief Operating Officer

Savannah Byas is a sophomore Human Capital Management and Leadership major from Powell, Ohio. She is a member of the Business Student Advisory Council, Miami Management and Leadership, and Zeta Tau Alpha. She is the Chief Human Resources Officer and a Campus Manager for Schwartz Tutoring where she is in charge of recruiting, vetting, and retaining top talent. In her free time she enjoys listening to music, watching scary movies, and working out.

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Jared Higgins, Chief Technology Officer

Jared Higgins is the Chief Technology Officer of Schwartz Tutoring. He graduated Summa Cum Laude with a B.S. in Computer Science from Miami University. Before the pandemic, he was a volunteer for Kode2Learn, a student organization that hosts coding clubs for elementary students in the Oxford, Ohio area. As the CTO, he is responsible for the maintenance and growth of the tutoring platform. If you have any comments or suggestions for our website, feel free to send them his way at higginjt@miamioh.edu.

Management

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Jethro Castillo, Marketing Manager

Jethro Castillo graduated Magna cum laude from the University of Notre Dame in December 2019 with a B.A. in Economics while also on the pre-med track. He currently is an independent consultant for small businesses after working in the startup world for a couple years. Additionally, he is making music, writing, and pursuing a side career in photography.

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Meghan Long, UC Marketing Manager

Meghan Long is a junior at the University of Cincinnati - Carl H. Lindner College of Business majoring in Marketing. She is the Marketing Manager for Schwartz Tutoring and is responsible for promotion at UC and the surrounding Cincinnati area. Meghan is a Cincinnati local and also attended the School for Creative and Performing Arts in downtown Cincinnati for violin performance. In her free time she enjoys crocheting, reading, going to concerts, and spending time with friends and family.

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Jared Roy, Business Development

Jared Roy is a Junior Accounting major from Boston, MA. He has previously served as the Vice President of Sigma Phi Epsilon and worked as a Loan Officer for the Miami Student Credit Union. In his free time he likes to hang out with friends, watch sports, and work on his career consulting start-up.

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Julia Razavi, Campus Manager

Julia Razavi is a junior from Cleveland, OH. She is a biology major with a pre-medical studies co-major and a medical sociology minor. She is a member of Miami Medical Education Development and a volunteer at Fort Hamilton Hospital. In her free time Julia enjoys exercising, baking, and hanging out with friends.

Developers

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Daniel Cruz

Daniel Cruz is a Computer Science student at Miami University from Homer Glen, Illinois. He is involved with the engineering fraternity Theta Tau as well as hopes to enroll in the masters program at Miami. In his free time he loves to go hiking, learn something new, and hangout with friends.

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Kyle Lierer

Kyle Lierer is a senior computer science major with a focus on full stack development and cloud architecture at Miami University from Liberty Township, Ohio. Kyle has natural a passion for technology, design, and helping impact people through the use of technology. He is an active member of Miami University’s Lockheed Martin Leadership Institute. In his free time, Kyle is an avid photographer/videographer, reader, and enjoys to frequently hike.