Company Information

Constituo Software was founded by an experienced team that has been providing integration-related products and services to education institutions for nearly two decades. They are longtime colleagues who value and practice exceptional customer service. Constituo’s products and solutions are cloud-based and designed for the education customer including everything from process to pricing. The founders embarked on this endeavor to have fun, be inspired, and improve challenges facing our education customers.

Upcoming Events

Constituo will be exhibiting our technology at the following events. Stop by and say “hi”.

Slate Innovation Summit

June 20-21
McCormick Place Lakeside Center
Chicago, IL

CoHEsion – The Regional Conference for Banner Users

October 7-10
Hilton St. Louis at the Ballpark
St. Louis, MO

EDUCAUSE Annual Conference

October 14-17
McCormick Place West
Chicago, IL

MABUG – Mid-Atlantic Banner Users Group

October 23-25
Sheraton Charlotte Hotel
Charlotte, NC

SEDUG – Southeastern EDucation Users Group

November 20-22
Hilton Myrtle Beach
Myrtle Beach, SC

Leadership Team

John Dording

President

John provides the overall direction at Constituo Software. He brings in-depth operational experience from both start-up and mature technology companies. His passion is to lead and grow young organizations utilizing diligent planning, organizational development and implementation of best practices.

Prior to Constituo, John was a former co-founder and COO of Nolij Corporation, an ECM software company, sold to Lexmark International in 2012. Prior to Nolij, John has been in financial leadership roles at United Technologies and AlliedSignal and a strategy consultant at Booz · Allen & Hamilton.

Columbia Business School, M.B.A.
University of Notre Dame, B.S. Mechanical Engineering

Ernie Beckwith

Application Architect

Ernie is involved in strategic decisions regarding technology, design, and implementation of all Constituo Software applications. He brings project lead experience and extensive experience with MVC web architecture. He is passionate about building elegant and dynamic software solutions to solve customer pain points.

Prior to Constituo, Ernie served in lead software engineer roles at Nolij Corporation and Myers Information Systems. As a project lead, he has played an integral role in architecture and implementation, and has implemented agile development processes with his teams. He has extensive experience building enterprise-level web applications with modern web technologies and multiple relational databases.

University of Massachusetts, B.S. Computer Science

Mike Brassard

Product Manager

Mike participates in the strategic decisions regarding definition and implementation of all Constituo Software products. Responsibilities include planning, directing, and coordinating all activities associated with the product .

Mike has more than 10 years of progressively responsible experience directing software development efforts for both small and large team/organizations and 20+ years of overall software development experience.

Prior to joining Constituo, Mike worked for Lexmark International where he was part of the Nolij Corporation acquisition in 2012. Mike served as Director of Software Engineering for Nolij Corporation where he helped the software development area of the company through start-up, survival, turnaround and growth modes.

State University of New York Institute of Technology, B.S. Computer Science

Nolan Brassard

Cloud Architect

Nolan leads the design and implementation of Constituo’s cloud system. He brings experience in building cloud applications. Nolan is a software engineer with extensive experience in architecture, design and agile development. Nolan is an expert in application development in cloud architecture and development with HTML5, BackboneJS, Apache Tomcat, Liquibase, Sprint, Hibernate, Java, Javascript, Oracle, MySQL, Postgres, REST, and Web Services.

Prior to Constituo, Nolan served as a lead software engineer for Lexmark’s Video and Rich Media Management application. He was involved in design decisions and implementation of the product as a cloud service.

Keene State College, B.S. Computer Science

Michael Karman

Director of Services

At Constituo Software, Michael oversees the design, build, and implementations of delivered and custom solutions. Michael is an experienced IT services professional with a strong foundation in system & database administration, business intelligence reporting, data migration, and business process improvement. He is passionate about serving a diverse and wide-ranging group of users at all levels of an institution. Building and keeping excellent customer relationships is what he lives for.

Prior to Constituo, Michael served higher education customers and companies including Nolij, Lexmark, CollegeNET, and Dynamic Campus. He has served in over 90 private and public 2 and 4 year institutions. Prior to higher education, Michael worked in IT and application development for Powell’s Books in Portland, Oregon.

University California, Santa Cruz, B.A. Computer Science

Joe Kirkland

Sales Director

Joe directs sales and account management efforts to all prospective and current customers while working closely with Constituo Marketing, Services and Product Management to ensure continued customer growth and retention.

Joe is a seasoned sales professional with over 20 years of experience in the Higher Education technology space. Prior to beginning his career in sales, Joe spent 5+ years in University admissions and enrollment management positions.

Joe has held Account Executive roles at Lexmark Enterprise Software, Nolij Corporation, as well as Datatel (now Ellucian) and has maintained a consistent record of meeting and exceeding assigned revenue goals.

St. Bonaventure University, B.A. History
Indiana University of Pennsylvania, M.A. Student Affairs in Higher Education

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