Chris Crawford

Christiane “Chris” Crawford is an Investment Manager of Relevance Capital, based in the Delaware.  Prior to joining Relevance Capital Chris served as the Chief Executive Officer, President and Director at Schoolwires Inc. which was acquired by Blackboard Inc. in 2015. Under Chris’ leadership, Schoolwires was named to the Inc. 5000 Fastest Growing Company list nine consecutive years.  Chris has over 35 years of experience in technology in the education market with a very successful track record for effectively orchestrating operations across the enterprise to achieve business objectives. She has served in multiple Vice President-level roles at Sungard Higher Education and served as President/COO of AcademyOne, Inc. She has extensive experience in consulting, product development, marketing, and product life cycle management, and serves on the Board of Qler Solutions.  Chris has a Bachelor's and Master's degree from Central Michigan University.