TCM Advisory Board

Meet the members of our advisory board 

Teacher Created Materials

Teacher Created Materials is privileged to have the support, expertise, and strategic thought partnership of our Advisory Team

We are proud to have a diverse group of individuals representing both education and business development.

Feel free to learn more by reading their stories below.

Marilyn Alexander - TCM Advisor

Marilyn Alexander

Marilyn Alexander is a sought-after consultant to senior executives on brand strategy and development, business planning, communications, process, and organizational issues.

She serves on the board of DCT Industrial Trust, an industrial real-estate investment trust headquartered in Denver

Meet Marilyn

Sales and Marketing advisor

Frank C. Cracchiolo - TCM Advisor

Frank C. Cracchiolo

Frank C. Cracchiolo is an attorney who specializes in business and real estate litigation and transactions.

Frank represents and counsels a variety of clients including private businesses, real estate owners, property managers, franchisees, private persons, and insurance companies.

Meet Frank

Legal advisor

Leanna Landsmann - TCM Advisor

Leanna Landsmann

Leanna Landsmann is a nationally recognized education writer and editor.

Landsmann went on to become the president of TIME Magazine For Kids, where she successfully launched the magazine and led it to become the fastest-growing classroom publication, with a circulation of over 4 million students nationwide.

Meet Leanna

Content and Product advisor

Paul McFall - TCM Advisor

Paul McFall

Paul McFall is currently Senior Vice President of Pearson School.

His responsibilities include advising Product Management and Product Development on key curriculum issues, serving on various Product Management and Development Teams, keying on Adoption States, supporting Government Relations efforts, and working with ILC and HLC organizations.

Meet Paul

Product Development advisor

Marlowe G. Teig - TCM Advisor

Marlowe G. Teig

Marlowe G. Teig is a retired managing director of Berkery, Noyes & Co., a full-service investment bank providing mergers and acquisitions management, asset valuation, and expert financial advice to the information, publishing, and communications industries.

Teig currently serves as an advisor or director for the following companies: Perfection Learning, Red Wheel/Weiser, and Teacher Created Materials.

Meet Marlowe

Financial advisor

Julie Sokol - TCM Advisor

Julie Sokol

Julie Sokol is a recognized thought leader, consultant, mentor and innovator, leveraging technology to drive organization effectiveness and company performance

She also is extensively involved in technology strategy and STEM programs for local K​-12 education.

Meet Julie

Ed-Tech advisor

Sangita Patel - TCM Advisor

Sangita Patel

Sangita has over 20 years of experience within the publishing, technology, and start-up environments.

Her purpose and intent is to pass on this joy of learning not only to her two nieces but to all children with the directive that everyone has the right to literacy

Meet Sangita

Ed-Tech advisor