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Our Vision & Values

We envision a XanEdu solution in every instructional environment because we believe students succeed when relevant and accessible educational experiences are tailored to their learning communities.

What drives us:

  • Our unwavering belief that effective education can transform lives
  • The boundless dedication of our team
  • The relentless energy of educators and their passion for student success

A Trusted Partner with a Wide Range of Options

By working with college bookstores, university faculty, school administration, and K-12 school districts, millions of students use XanEdu learning materials.

Since 1999 we have provided a wide range of custom options for formatting and creating content, and distributing educational materials—improving the student experience by making it more relevant and affordable.

Whatever your teaching and learning needs, XanEdu can help with affordable, customized solutions.


Scholarus Learning

XanEdu is part of the Scholarus Learning portfolio of companies.  Our companies provide a broad suite of solutions in the key areas of professional services, survey and diagnostic tools, custom content and publishing.  We partner with K-12 and Higher Education communities to assess, create, and deliver custom education solutions that increase engagement and improve outcomes.  To learn more, visit scholarus.com.


Commitment to Diversity, Equity, Inclusion and Belonging

XanEdu is a part of the Scholarus Learning group of companies and we have a commitment to Diversity, Equity, Inclusion and Belonging.

We believe that cultivating and maintaining an inclusive work environment where every individual can be themselves is essential to engaging in rigorous work with our educational partners.

We believe that cultivating and maintaining an inclusive work environment where every individual can be themselves is essential to engaging in rigorous work with our educational partners.

In order to achieve this goal we commit to:

  • Fostering supportive environments that encourage, respect and celebrate the diversity of our team and communities we serve. We are committed to working with our educational partners to bring these environments to fruition for the students and communities they serve.
  • Creating a workplace culture where everyone feels a sense of connection, visibility, psychological safety, and belonging.
  • Continuous discourse and reflection on our own experiences, biases, and mindsets and the impact of such so that we can achieve our organizations goals together and make the most impact with the educational communities that we serve.
  • Actively working to identify inequities in our organizational system and to continually adapt and learn to improve our own organizational systems that increase equity for everyone in the company.
  • Providing equal employment and advancement opportunities for all without regard to race, gender, color, religion, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age or veteran status.

Corporate Social Responsibility Initiatives

In addition to the good work we do for our customers and their students, XanEdu actively works to have a positive influence on the world. Some of the ways we put those words into action:

Annual Food Drives:
Gleaners Food Bank
Feed America

Educational Donations:
United Negro College Fund (UNCF)
Education Trust Midwest

Environmental Initiatives:
Arbor Day Tree Planting


XanEdu by the Numbers

21 Years in Business
1,800 Organizations Served
1.5  M+ Learners per Year
8 M+ Content Items

What We Offer Our Customers

We quickly adapt to new situations and customer needs.
We work with educators to provide the best learning outcomes for their students.
We treat others honestly and fairly, just how we like to be treated.
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Customer Service
If something doesn't go right, we do our best to fix it right away.
We do what we can to keep the price of education as low as possible.
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Embracing Change
We find new ways to do what our customers need.

XanEdu's Leadership Team

Meet key members of our team bringing you innovative solutions for K-12 and Higher Ed

Chad Bonney

Chief Executive Officer

Brett Costello

Chief Business Development Officer

Marc Steinberg

Chief Technology Officer

Tom Stevens

Chief Financial Officer

Kevin Woodman

Senior Vice President, Manufacturing and Production

Sharon Norris

Vice President, Human Resources

John Carroll

Senior Vice President, Product Development

Melissa Acuña

Vice President & General Manager of Higher Education

Aaron Meyers

Vice President, Operations

Joyce Mueller

Vice President of Marketing

Jason Plackowski

Vice President, Finance

Hilary Mitchell

Vice President, User Experience and Design

Dave Schroeter

Vice President, K-12 Sales

Kate Newlin

Director of Operations, Higher Education

Caitlin O'Brien

Director of Permissions

Mandy Gagel

Managing Editor, Higher Education and Custom Books

Danielle Aceves

Managing Editor, K-12

Mike Kesson

Director of Print and Fulfillment

Karen Stec

Executive Director of Sales Operations

Kelly Wozniak

Production Manager, K-12 Guidebooks

Jim Agostine

Customer Service Manager