About Us

Our Mission

Innovative Exams securely delivers high stakes exams through the use of innovative technologies. Our cutting edge solutions give our clients a highly secure and broad distribution network. Our goal is to become the leader in next-generation high stakes exam delivery offering flexibility, convenience and superior security. This mission allows us to bring the exam closer to the candidate. We can securely deliver an exam anywhere at any time.

Who We Are

We founded Innovative Exams to significantly change the test delivery model by improving convenience and accessibility to examinees. Our team has a vast range of experience in the testing industry and is passionate about innovation. This drive to innovate and to leverage next-generation technologies has allowed us to develop a test delivery model that is both new and unique to the testing industry.


Ruben A. Garcia


Ruben A. Garcia founded Innovative Exams, LLC in 2009, has over a decade of testing experience and has held various positions at Pearson VUE, Promissor and Computer Adaptive Technologies. His past experience dealing with channel management, test security and product management influenced his determination to find a way to implement cutting-edge technology in a new, innovative test delivery model.

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Kabir Kassam

Chief Operating Officer

Kabir is committed to high quality education, assessment and operation. Kassam developed a vision to service a market with dynamic and innovative educational approaches. A graduate of DePaul University in Chicago with a B.S. in Informational Systems, Kassam saw the power of higher education. Kassam has served as a Chief Executive Officer for a privately held K-12 education and assessment company for the past 6 years. He serves on the board of the National Tutoring Association and other local community boards.

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Boris Barvish

Chief Technology Offlicer

Boris has 18 years technology experience and has built critical testing platforms for state licensure and other systems. As CTO at Innovative Exams, he is designing and building rich software solutions to support all aspects of the organization using an array of both leading edge, as well as proven technologies and techniques. His and his team's focus is on producing high quality software in the shortest reasonable amount of time while meeting the needs of the organization.

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Frank Silva

Client Solutions Manager

Frank joined the Innovative Exams team in 2010. Provides support to all Innovative Exams' clients in the capacity of new implementations, continued program support and quality assurance management. Frank graduated from DePaul University with a B.S. in Interactive Media. He continues to grow and strives to provide his years of experience towards overall client satisfaction.

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Lily Lichon

Director of Sales and Marketing

Lily joined the Innovative Exams team in 2013. Lily spearheads all initiatives to innovate our market presence and growth. She works with our partners to help them innovate their content delivery in the U.S. and internationally. She is a graduate of Olivet Nazarene University, with a B.S. in Communications/ Public Relations. Her diverse professional experience in various industries including financial, higher education, consultative, entrepreneurial, and healthcare allows for a unique understanding and perspective of client needs and changing landscapes.

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Jed Levenstein

Director of Client Management

Jed joined the Innovative Exams team in 2013. Jed focuses on directing and coordinating the exam delivery operations. Jed is an accomplished entrepreneur who has successfully built and sold two companies, Brill Street + Company, and Kingsbury Clean. Jed’s organizational skills and strong leadership acumen allow him to offer unique insight into best practices in account implementation, management, retention, and customer service.

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