Dr. Shaun E. McAlmont

President, Career Learning for Stride, Inc.

Dr. Shaun E. McAlmont


Dr. McAlmont has served since 2018 as the President of Career Learning for Stride, Inc. (formerly known as K12, Inc.), a provider of online education programs, skills training, and talent development. There, Dr. McAlmont manages all aspects of Stride’s expanding career learning consumer and enterprise programs.

Prior to joining Stride, Dr. McAlmont worked as President and CEO of Neumont College of Computer Science, a for-profit career college offering degree programs focusing on computer sciences, from 2015 to 2017 and previously as CEO and Director of Lincoln Educational Services, which includes the Lincoln Tech automotive training schools.
Dr. McAlmont earned a Bachelor of Science degree from Brigham Young University. Shortly after graduating, he was hired at Stanford University as an academic advisor, and then returned to BYU to serve in a similar role. All the while, he continued his own education, earning a master’s degree in education administration from the University of San Francisco and later his doctorate in education from the University of Pennsylvania. In addition to his academic and career achievements, Dr. McAlmont also is a former NCAA and international athlete. At the University of Pennsylvania, he graduated with a rare dual distinction for both his dissertation and for the oral defense of his research on advising NCAA student athletes toward career readiness and success.

Dr. McAlmont currently serves on the BYU Marriott School of Management National Advisory Council and on the Board of Trustees for Neumont College of Computer Science.

Dr. McAlmont is a recognized business leader who brings significant expertise in human capital management, education and workforce development to our Board.

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