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Jeff Wahl is an Executive in Residence with the Education Opportunity Fund where he focuses on Corporate Training and K12 Education.

Jeff was previously a Managing Director and Operating Partner with Linsalata Capital Partners for 5 years. During that time, he was Chairman of Glynlyon, Inc., a digital curriculum company serving more than 1 million students. Jeff also served as the Chairman of Wellborn Forest Products, Inc. and was on the Board of EMPG LLC.

Jeff’s prior 30-year career is comprised of progressive operating roles, including President and CEO of EdisonLearning, a private equity backed international education services provider. Before Edison, he was Executive Vice President and COO at Outsourcing Solutions Inc., a private equity backed global leader of business process outsourcing and revenue cycle management. Prior to that, Jeff rose through senior level positions at GE Capital, where his roles included leading stand-alone businesses, as well as active involvement with M&A activities and other important initiatives. He started his career with KPMG.

Jeff earned his B.A. in Business Administration, summa cum laude, from Walsh University. He is a graduate of General Electric’s Management Development, Financial Management, and Six Sigma Quality Programs. Jeff is a Certified Six Sigma Black Belt.