Meet the Edcor Executive Team
Adrienne L. Way is the owner, President and CEO of Edcor Data Services LLC. Adrienne has an exceptional track record of leading with the critical responsibility of leveraging technology to ensure world-class service. Her focus on quality, people and processes has been integral to the level of innovation and success Edcor has achieved. She provides leadership in the form of strategic planning, technology, marketing, business development and all other aspects of business management and operations. She is responsible for the execution of Edcor’s business model and strategic vision for future growth.
Adrienne purchased Edcor in 2010 after 10 years of working for the organization. She gained strong leadership skills as Edcor’s Chief Operating Officer, responsible for service delivery of tuition administration services, and Director of IT and Operations.
Prior to joining Edcor, Adrienne spent several years with the Sandy Corporation developing training support systems for the auto industry. Adrienne holds a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration and Master of Science in Business from Central Michigan University.
As Vice President and CFO, Robert Rochester is responsible for ensuring the financial integrity and enhancing the overall financial health of the organization. Robert joined the Edcor Executive team in 2003. He has primary responsibility for all areas of financial management, as well as risk management, contracts, and treasury functions.
Prior to joining Edcor, Robert advanced through several financial management positions at a worldwide information technology company. He later served as Director of Finance for a large non-profit organization. Robert received his undergraduate degree from Walsh College of Accountancy and earned his MBA degree from Wayne State University. He holds Certified Management Accountant (CMA) and Certified Financial Management (CFM) credentials.
Sara Van Wagoner
Sara Van Wagoner is the Vice President of Corporate Growth Strategies and is responsible for developing avenues of growth for Edcor’s current and future service offerings. In addition she oversees the Business Development and Client Services Departments.
Prior to her current appointment in 2009, she held the positions of Director of Client Services and Director of Human Resources for Edcor since 2005. Previous to her recruitment at Edcor, Sara was Manager of Compensation, HRIS, and Benefits at a national retailer for five years, a Human Resource Manager at a plastics manufacturing company and a Recruiter for one of the largest banks in the country. Sara was also an Adjunct Professor at Baker College where she taught courses in all areas of HR management, training and supervisory skills.
Sara received her undergraduate degree in Psychology and her MSA in Human Resource Management both from Central Michigan University and holds a Certification as Senior Professional in Human Resources (SPHR).
Eric Kromer is the VP of Information Technology at Edcor. Eric joined Edcor in early 2006 as an Information Technology Manager bringing with him over 18 years of extensive experience. Eric is responsible for both the strategic and day-to-day management and oversight of Edcor’s entire Information Technology Department.
Eric holds a variety of certifications including those from IBM, Cisco, Microsoft, and ISACA. In addition, Eric is also a Certified Information Security Manager and a Microsoft Certified Professional.