| About the Team Behind FilterED™

GreyED Solutions is a group of dedicated, innovative edtech professionals who have a desire to ensure that teachers and students have access to the best educational technology products possible in order to learn and thrive. Our collective experience in education technology ranges from industry insight, instruction, infrastructure, organizational change, professional development, and strategic planning. We are instructors at heart, technologists by trade and leaders by design.



Julie Carter, EdD, Co-Founder and CEO

Julie has a passion for impacting the classroom through effective implementations of technology. Her background in education began as a classroom teacher and media specialist before becoming the Executive Director of Technology for Minnetonka Public Schools. There she oversaw one of the best 1:1 computing efforts in the country, being recognized by the Apple Distinguished Educator Program and the National School Board Association. She was named as Tech & Learning’s Leader of the Year in 2010 for her innovative use of technology and as one of “20 to Watch” by the National School Board Association in 2010. Dr. Carter brings several years of successful consulting in both K12 and the EdTech industry to GreyEd Solutions.


Rob Dickson, Co-Founder

Rob Dickson’s technical understanding of how technology should support student learning contributed to his previous district’s ranking among the “top ten” digital districts in the nation four of the past five years. Among Dickson’s accomplishments are leading the first VBlock cloud data center installation in K-12 education and advising many schools across the country with their technology planning and integration. Dickson was recently named 2014s “20 to Watch” from NSBA for innovation and technology integration work. Dickson currently directs the instructional technology program and all of the technology infrastructure work for Omaha Public Schools as the Executive Director of Information Management Systems.


Lisa deRoy, Chief Learning Officer

Lisa draws upon nearly 20 years of experience while navigating the ever changing K-12 landscape as a practitioner, education consultant, policy advisor and integration specialist. In her various roles over the years she has consulted with school districts, education service agencies and various Ministries of Education regarding effective integration of technology and implementation best practices. Lisa guides the work of pilot implementations for GreyED Solutions.


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