Mr. Hooser has a degree in Engineering from Indiana State University, and began his career in, Silicon Valley with Advanced Micro Devices. For 13 years served as an electronics industry executive. He left corporate America to found his first company, a web services provider, in 1996 which was acquired in 2000. Since 2006, he has been in digital learning and launched his online American school program, Franklin Virtual High School (FVHS) in 2009. Franklin Learning Centers (FLC) was established in 2014 to facilitate global partnerships that deliver innovative, cost-effective solutions, to global students striving to reach their targeted international education outcomes.