Christie Mayer, creative and accomplished entrepreneur, steps into the leadership role as President of XceptionalED.
Christie A. Mayer has established herself as an accomplished entrepreneur, business consultant, and brand architect. She has also been an integral co-founder in the creation and growth of XceptionalED, an online educational platform serving professionals, parents, and advocates in the disability community. XED provides a direct connection between disability thought leaders, professionals, parents, and individuals.
As the company’s chief creative officer since 2018, Christie has been responsible for supporting and communicating XED’s vision for the global sharing of knowledge by industry leaders and content experts in autism, augmentative and alternative communication, speech-language pathology, law, and other disability-related topics.
Prior to joining XED, Christie designed national campaigns for well-known companies such as Indeed.com, Chipotle, Applebee’s, and AAA. She has also provided business consultation and brand development for individual disability leaders and visionaries. It was through these independent projects that Christie developed a deeper connection with her personal fulfillment related to purpose-driven work and meaningful achievement.
Christie is also very committed to serving her community. In addition to co-founding a successful local coffee shop, Christie has also co-founded “Business on the Edge,” a former networking group of small businesses in her town of Edgewater, CO. She also currently sits on the board of Blues & BBQ for Better Housing for Habitat for Humanity. Christie has also shared her professional skills as a member of a local mayoral and Colorado House of Representatives campaigns.
Increasing her active leadership of XED in the role of President aligns with Christie’s entrepreneurial expertise and commitment to continued service in the disability community. Her creative talent, organizational skills, and vast experience working with global brands provide solid foundation for this new role as well as inspiration as she works towards future XED plans.
“I am super honored to be stepping into the position of President of XceptionalED. I have been a part of this amazing community of disability leaders for approximately five years and truly admire everyone’s genuine passion and dedication. I am looking forwarding to working more directly with the XED community and actively participating in the vision to inspire others.“
XceptionalED is headquartered Phoenix, AZ with an office in Denver, Colorado where Christie will be based to support her team.