Carl Petticoffer is Veritas's oldest employee. Not really! But he is the most long-standing, bringing to Veritas many previous years of experience in the publishing industry. He joined the company in 1999 as Vice President of Operations, where he managed the day-to-day operations of book sales and fulfillment and the publishing divisions. Named Vice President of Curriculum Development in 2013, he now focuses on the publishing of Veritas's expanding collection of curricular materials. Carl and his wife Michelle have two grown children. He has served many years as a deacon in his church. His hobbies include reading, bird watching, and international folk dancing.