Our Team

Meet the people behind School Specialty – experts in their own fields, with a common goal of moving learning forward.

Ryan Bohr

Ryan M. Bohr

President & Chief Executive Officer

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Kevin Baehler

Executive Vice President & Chief Financial Officer

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Laura Ackmann

Senior Vice President, Human Resources

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Allen Hoeppner

Senior Vice President, Merchandising & Category Management

Ryan Bohr

Ryan M. Bohr

President & Chief Executive Officer

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Kevin Baehler

Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer

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Allen Hoeppner

Senior Vice President of Merchandising

Joe Geltz

Joseph Geltz

Senior Vice President – Operations & Process Excellence

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Jason Belsito

Senior Vice President – Information Technology & Program Management

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Jeff Hemstead

Regional Vice President, Sales

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Christopher O’Connor

Regional Vice President, Sales

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Timothy Ferraro

Vice President, Inside Sales

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Mark Esstman

Vice President - Curriculum