K12 Inc. Names Timothy Murray President and Chief Operating Officer

Apr 23, 2012, 06:00 ET from K12 Inc.

HERNDON, Va., April 23, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- K12 Inc. (NYSE: LRN), the nation's largest provider of proprietary curriculum and online education programs for students in kindergarten through high school, today announced that Mr. Timothy L. Murray will join the Company as its President and Chief Operating Officer. 

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Mr. Murray begins his new role at K12 today, Monday, April 23.  He will report to the Company's Chief Executive Officer, Ron Packard.

"I am delighted to welcome Tim to K12," said Ron Packard.  "This is an exciting time for our company.  K12 has experienced tremendous growth domestically and internationally in recent years and we expect this to continue.  We believe now is the time to expand K12's executive team as we continue to scale, innovate, and pursue new opportunities that enable us to fulfill our company's mission to provide high quality education products and services to schools, teachers, and families around the globe.  Tim's broad experience will allow us to manage this growth even more effectively."

Mr. Murray is an accomplished executive with decades of experience working for successful public and private companies.  M