Asim Pleas joined Florida International University (FIU) Center for Leadership (the Center) in November of 2015, as Accounts Manager. In this role, he is responsible for the expansion of new and existing strategic partnerships, increasing participation within The Center’s core programs, as well as streamlining and managing business development efforts for the Center. In addition, Asim will also assist with planning new program and community engagement opportunities associated with the Center.
Prior to joining the Center, Asim was Director of Business Development and Schools Manager at EverFi, Inc. a leading educational technology company, where he was responsible for product implementation in over 40 Miami-Dade County Public High Schools, and further expansion in over ten school districts throughout the state of Florida. Prior to EverFi, Asim worked at Rocket Learning, one of the nation’s leaders in delivering innovative literacy and mathematics education products and services, where he helped lead expansion across 5 states in the Southeast and Northeast United Sates.
Asim holds a MBA from the University of Phoenix in Ft. Lauderdale, and B.A. in Sociology from the University of Illinois.