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Mike Duffield

Founder, Co-CEO

As Founder and Co-CEO, Mike oversees the company’s operations. His entrepreneurial spirit, leadership instincts, and enthusiasm bring an exciting and motivating energy to Alchemy. 

Mike has a deep understanding of the administrative and academic computing needs of Higher Education, having launched the Education & Government organizations at both PeopleSoft and Workday. His years of working with campuses of all sizes helps him understand the unique challenges and needs of all types of institutions of Higher Education. 

Mike holds a Bachelor’s degree in Mathematics and Economics from Colgate University. He is married to wife Kristine and has four active kids and a rescue dog. He enjoys being a Dad and sporting events of all kinds.