Leadership Team

Skonnard
Aaron Skonnard
CEO
Aaron Skonnard is the CEO of Pluralsight, a fast-growing enterprise technology learning platform. Aaron cofounded Pluralsight in 2004 and has since grown the company to more than 800 employees and 1,300 expert authors. As CEO, Aaron focuses on business strategy, future direction, product
Budge
James Budge
CFO
Drawing on his more than 20 years of financial leadership experience, James acts as the financial and operational advisor to the Pluralsight executive team. In his role, he is responsible for the company’s financial, investor relations, data, and information technology teams.
Zynczak
Heather Zynczak
CMO
A champion for data-driven marketing throughout her 20-year career, Heather has held executive marketing and product management positions at some of the world's largest enterprise technology companies. She most recently served as CMO of one of tech's fastest growing enterprise SaaS companies.
Walkingshaw
Nate Walkingshaw
CXO
Most widely known for his keen product development methodologies, Nate is obsessed with how products are built and the teamwork it takes to build them. As CXO, Nate has crafted an organization that is centered on user experience, and also created collaborative teams including: product managers, UX
Grantham
Anita Grantham
CPO
Anita oversees the entire employee journey, from recruiting and acquisition to employee growth and retention. Whether she’s negotiating better benefits or helping design workspaces to better serve Pluralsight’s teams, Anita loves creating an environment where people can do their best work.
Ross
Ross Meyercord
CRO
Ross joined Pluralsight in October 2019 excited by Pluralsight’s mission to democratize technology skills and the opportunity to support companies around the world who are embracing technology to support their goals and build new ways of doing business.
Peay
Brandon Peay
Chief Strategy and Operations Officer
Brandon Peay believes strongly in being a life-long learner. As an avid reader, he is always on the lookout for new ideas and thought pieces on leadership development, technology and business strategy. So he is a natural fit on Pluralsight’s executive team where he shoulders the responsibility for
Forkner
Matthew Forkner
Chief Legal Officer
Matthew Forkner is Chief Legal Officer at Pluralsight, a fast-growing enterprise technology learning platform. In this role Forkner is responsible for Pluralsight's global legal activities and policies, as well as risk management, corporate ethics and social responsibility, compliance and