DENVER, November 30, 2021--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Alternative student transportation company ALC Schools (ALC) today announced the appointment of Connie Capone as Chief Financial Officer. In addition to her experience as a CFO, Capone joins ALC with over 20 years of experience ranging from venture capital investing and board positions to executive leadership and employee development.
"Connie’s proven leadership abilities will be an asset to ALC as we continue to experience record growth," said Mitch Bowling, CEO, ALC Schools. "With her experience in various leadership and financial roles, we’re looking forward to the immediate impact she is certain to have."
"It is extremely exciting to join a company that has a great mission, and also has the potential for significant growth for many years to come," said Capone. "ALC has a strong business model and a proud history, and I look forward to working with the team to execute on the company’s priorities, accelerate growth and enhance value for shareholders and all stakeholders."
Capone has served in a variety of senior leadership roles, most recently as CFO and VP of Customer Experience for SpotHero, which nearly tripled revenue under her leadership. At SpotHero, she partnered with the CEO in all aspects of the business and helped implement and execute corporate strategies.
Prior to her time at SpotHero, Capone served as a CFO, CAO, CEO, and President at companies such as GeoDigital International/Ushr in Atlanta, Ga.; GreenOhm in Highland Park, Ill.; and ePropertyData in Seattle, Wash. She was integral in many business aspects at each of these companies and led many of the capital funding exercises designed to make those businesses thrive. Capone is also a volunteer advocate for CASA of Lake County, Ill., which serves children and youth who have experienced abuse and neglect.
Capone will be based out of ALC Schools’ corporate headquarters location in Denver, Colo.
About ALC Schools
ALC Schools is the nationwide safety leader in alternative student transportation and subject matter experts on federal, state, and district transportation requirements. Leveraging its proprietary Smart Routing Technology and custom-tailored services, the company has been a driving force in alleviating driver shortages, accommodating varying bell times, and serving the unique needs of McKinney-Vento, special needs, ESSA, hard-to-serve trips, and out-of-district students.
Learn more at www.alcschools.com.
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