Meet Our Team

Hallie Aronson
General Counsel
Todd Falcone
Accountant
Brenda Sock
Administrative Coordinator

Hallie joined SmartStart in September 2022. Her job responsibilities include drafting and reviewing contracts and legal documents, preparing request for proposals to school districts, and ensuring government compliance requirements are met.

In her free time, Hallie enjoys healthy baking, jewelry making, boating, yoga, finding new coffee shops and spending time with family and friends. 

Todd has been with SmartStart since July 2022. His job responsibilities include managing all company transactions including reconciliation of balance sheet accounts, implementing payroll, handling account receivables, invoicing and collections as well as conducting financial reviews.

In his free time, he enjoys teaching as an adjunct instructor at the University of Virginia and at the University of California, Irvine. He is also likes working out and anything related to fitness.

Brenda has been with SmartStart Education since 2021. Her job responsibilities include administrative support for the CEO and COO as well as being the first point of contact for faculty and school staff. In addition, she performs a multitude of administrative tasks such as software application administration, onboarding of staff and timecard management.

In her spare time, Brenda enjoys boating, swimming, gardening and reading. 

Amy Whisenant
Administrative Assistant
Alexandra Harris
Administrative Assistant

Amy joined SmartStart in October 2022. Her job responsibilites include onboarding of new hire, daily time tracking of teacher attendance, informing schools of teacher absences, biweekly payroll review and preparing and distributing student attendance reports.  

In her spare time, Amy is an avid reader and a novice quilter. In addition, she enjoys spending time outside on a golf course or riding her motorcycle.

Alexandra joined SmartStart in October 2022. Her job responsibilites include onboarding of new hire, daily time tracking of teacher attendance, informing schools of teacher absences, biweekly payroll review and preparing and distributing student attendance reports.  

In her spare time, In her spare time, Alexandra enjoys travel adventures with her family.