Meet the Team

Dr. Julian Reed

Dr. Julian Reed

Co-Founder

As a kinesthetic learner, Julian remembers his active classes in school most fondly. He based Walkabouts on scientific research that proves kids who move more perform better academically, hoping to kick start a new generation of children who stay active and learn at the same time. He also likes to ride his bike and run with his family.

Matt Ferebee

Matt Ferebee

Co-Founder

Matt is a former educator who has experienced the power of kinesthetic learning firsthand in both his own classrooms and in the lives of his two sons. His focus with the company is technology, user experience and marketing.

Brewster Crosby

Brewster Crosby

Executive Team Member

Brewster has served as President and CEO of several portfolio companies at Unique Investments, a west coast private equity firm. He was also a Senior Associate for New Vantage Group, an early stage capital firm, and wants to use his skills to support educational initiatives in the classroom that increase learning retention and improve behavior.

Jennifer Weaver-Spencer

Jennifer Weaver-Spencer

Curriculum Development Manager

Jennifer loves to travel and explore new places. She has worked in the supplemental education industry since 1997 and has a passion for creating educational materials that support each student’s learning adventure.

Holly Vanderwal

Holly Vanderwal

Marketing

Holly is an avid hiker and walks to work every day to fulfill her 10,000 steps. She loves collaborating with a company that encourages kinesthetic learning because staying active and curious are part of her core values.

ActivEd Inc.

ActivEd is the educational technology company behind Walkabouts — online, on-demand adventures that transform math, language arts, and reading concepts into short, movement-rich lessons.