SchoolStatus Welcomes New Faces to Atlanta and Hattiesburg Offices

SchoolStatus is pleased to announce the recent growth of its Operations, Development, Sales, and Marketing teams to align with new client opportunities and continued customer success. The newest SchoolStatus team members, Erica Cowan, Carolyn Petrosian, Mark Sharp, Amanda Matthews, and Dane Conrad further strengthen the company’s proven offerings as well as expansion into the Southeast.

“Our innovative approach to parent communication fuels our continued growth,” stated Scott Braynard, Senior VP of Sales and Marketing. “Our energy and momentum is attracting great individuals and I’m pleased to welcome our newest ... team members.”

New SchoolStatus team members:

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Carolyn Petrosian, Client Development Representative

With a background in the classroom as well as sales, Carolyn Petrosian brings the kind of authentic perspective to her role that SchoolStatus is known for. Carolyn is responsible for outreach to district leadership, outlining the benefits of our data-driven technology and supporting the Client Executives as they work with districts to realize the full potential of their data. Carolyn spends the majority of her time with her two favorite men, her husband and her giant Great Dane, Stanley, who has a pretty great instagram feed of his own.
Carolyn Petrosian on LinkedIn


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Mark Sharp, Client Executive

Understanding and responding to the needs of educators has been Mark’s passion for over 20 years. Mark is responsible for building trust & strong relationships with K-12 districts. With two young sons and a love for the Atlanta Falcons, fishing, and college basketball, Mark is a fun, energetic addition to the SchoolStatus team.
Mark Sharp on LinkedIn


Amanda Matthews, Customer Support Specialist

Ms. Matthews brings years of customer support expertise and a healthy dose of wit to her new position at SchoolStatus. Matthews’ responsibilities include responding to customer needs via phone or online chat, troubleshooting support requests, and contributing to operations content.
Amanda Matthews on LinkedIn


Dane Conrad
Dane Conrad, Technical Onboarding Specialist

As a retired educator specializing in Information and Instructional Technology, Dane Conrad offers an increased understanding of educator needs to the Development Team. Conrad’s responsibilities are to aide customers as a concierge during the onboarding experience.
Dane Conrad on LinkedIn

“As a company with close ties to the everyday work of educators, we continue to build our staff with the needs of teachers, principals, administrators, and families in mind,” said Russ Davis, SchoolStatus founder and CEO. “The diversity of skill sets in the growing SchoolStatus team is a direct reflection of the evolving needs educators have to connect with stakeholders. We welcome our newest additions to SchoolStatus and look forward to a long and successful future together.”


SchoolStatus is the only data analytics company that turns analysis into action. Through powerful reporting tools, automatic integrations, and customizable data points, educators easily identify students most in need of engagement. Then using the communication tools built right into the platform, instantly connect with guardians through calls, texts, or emails to reach families where they are. We focus on the data, so educators can focus on education. Contact us at, like us on Facebook and follow us on Twitter @schoolstatusapp


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