Jeff Livingston

Jeff Livingston is Senior Vice President of Applied Career and College Readiness Learning Solutions Center (ACCR). In this capacity, he is responsible for product development and marketing for McGraw-Hill Educations’ Advanced Placement, Career and Technical Education, Adult Basic Education, Health, Fine Arts and College Readiness curriculum areas. Prior to this assignment, he served as Senior Vice President of Marketing for SRA/McGraw-Hill and Wright Group/McGraw-Hill. Jeff previously served as the Vice President of Urban Markets, Database Marketing and Inside Sales.

Before joining The McGraw-Hill Companies in 2004, Jeff was a successful entrepreneur with specialties in instructional technology and marketing to urban school systems. As Co-founder, President and COO of Achieva.com, Jeff helped to build the largest provider of online test prep and college prep for American high schools. Achieva was sold to the Kaplan K-12 Learning Solutions Division of the Washington Post Company in 2001.

Jeff holds a bachelors degree in government and economics from Harvard University and in the early 1990s, he spent several years in investment banking and trading financial derivatives for Merrill-Lynch. He lives in Columbus, Ohio with his wife, Sahily Artiles, former director of English language interpretation for the Cuban ministry of foreign investment.