Jeff Downs, M.Ed

Senior Vice President, Sales

Jeff Downs, M.Ed holds the position of Sr. Vice President of Sales for CENTEGIX. In this role, he is responsible for developing the company sales plan, building out the direct sales force, managing multiple channel selling strategies, develop and implement strategic sales plans for both direct and indirect sales channels, and ensure overall customer satisfaction for the organization.  Jeff spent his first 10 years as a classroom teacher before transitioning to the business world of B2B telecommunications sales. During his 8+ year tenure in telecom sales, he served as a successful Sr. Account Executive, Corporate Sales Trainer, District Sales Director, and District Dealer Manager. In 2012, Jeff was called back to education at the state level serving as the first Executive Director of STEM Education in Oklahoma where he built a team of STEM subject matter experts that continue to help guide school districts in planning and implementing STEM PD and student centered initiatives. Over the past 4 years Jeff has worked with curriculum companies at the state level establishing strategic partnerships that foster more effective student math learning and improved teacher development across the country.

 

Jeff holds a BS in Elementary Education from the University of Akron OH and a M.Ed in School Leadership from the University of Nevada Las Vegas.