Joseph A. Irby, M.Ed.
Founder and Managing Partner, President

Mr. Irby possesses a unique combination of experience both as a businessman and an educator. He devoted his early professional years as an international leader in power line and electrical substation construction. In 1989, he resigned his position as the Chief Operating Officer of a large, international construction company in order to serve as an educator in urban schools. During the next twelve years, he taught mathematics to middle and high school students and also served as a school principal. He was also instrumental in establishing two private scholarship foundations that provided tuition assistance to low-income families. Mr. Irby holds a B.S. in Business Management and an M.Ed. in School Administration.

Mr. Irby provided the vision for Math'scool® and Algebra'scool®, spearheading BestQuest's organization after experiencing a need for suitable tools for teachers in their classrooms.