Daily operations for Interface School are managed by a talented and tight-knit team of professionals who are passionate about doing their part to add new talent to the tech pipeline.
Ellie BrucknerOperations CoordinatorEllie Bruckner is the Operations Coordinator at Interface. Starting at AIM Institute in an executive assistant role, Ellie was instantly drawn to the mission and impact in the community, which made the Interface team a great fit. Ellie is also a double threat as she’s a two-time Interface grad! She graduated from Foundations of Web Development in December 2018 and again in May 2019 from Full-Stack Java. Ellie is a student recruiter, provides operational & administrative support to the Interface team, including student enrollments & coordinating financial aid.
Krystal RiderDirector of Interface Web SchoolKrystal Rider joins us as the Director of Interface Web School. Krystal is an innovator who has a passion for the community. Krystal strives to help bridge the gap for those who need technical skills to be competitive in their career as well as those career changers. Most recently Krystal led a group of stakeholders to achieve a “Work Ready” designation for Douglas County, Nebraska during her tenure at the Greater Omaha Workforce Development Board. Krystal graduated from the AIM IT Emerging Leaders Academy in December of 2018. Krystal is excited to connect people to opportunities and help them excel in their idea career in the IT sector.
Kent SmothermanDean & Senior Instructor
Interface’s instructors are carefully selected experts in their field that share a passion for education as adjunct faculty.