We are a team of entrepreneurs, teachers, writers, developers, designers, and filmmakers pushing the boundaries of what’s possible with online learning.

Matt Burr

CEO & Co-founder

Matt is the driving force behind content design, production, and overall strategy. He is the former CEO of 50 Lessons, a fluent mandarin speaker, and the author of the first-ever Field Manual.

Tim Sarchet

COO & Co-founder

Tim leads design and development at Nomadic, creating intuitive, responsive user experiences for Nomadic's learning content. Tim is the former SVP of Product Development at 50 Lessons.

Jun-Ho Kim

Head Of Development

Jun-Ho leads the engineering and coding of all Nomadic products, creating robust, elegant and scalable solutions. He is the former Snr. Developer for 50 Lessons.

Christiaan van Oordt


Chris oversees all aspects of Nomadic’s finances, from fundraising to accounting. He began his career in UBS’ investment banking division in London, after which he joined Merrill Lynch’s M&A group.

Amanda Burr

Creative Director

Amanda oversees content production, creating stunning animations, short documentaries, and case studies. She is a writer, filmmaker, and former Associate Programmer for the Tribeca Film Festival.

Adam Bai

VP, Marketing & Communications Practice

Adam leads Nomadic’s marketing & communications practice. He is a PHD candidate at Columbia University, a former Fulbright Scholar, and recipient of several major academic awards.

Debra Newcomer

SVP Learning Design

Debra leads Nomadic’s Values & Diversity practice. She is the former Executive Director of the Oath Project and holds an MA and MBA from the Thunderbird School of Global Management.

Abbi Graves

Director, Client Success

Abbi ensures our client’s success by providing seamless implementation and program delivery experiences. She has helped hundreds of organizations across the globe adopt innovative learning solutions, and she is committed to delivering world class customer experiences.

Contact Us

Email info@nomadic.fm

81 Prospect St, 9th floor, Brooklyn NY 11201