Founded and co-founded a number of successful tech startups, most recently exiting LoanSifter in 2013, before investing $2 million into dodles. Also co-founded Yupi in 1996, which raised $150M before selling to Microsoft.
Heads Strategy, HR & Marketing. Led several ministries over the past 30 years, including Executive Director of a Rwanda-based orphan mission, Executive Director of a women’s shelter, and currently serving as a Senior Pastor at Wellspring since 2012.
Over 10 years of previous technology experience developing mobile games and scalable servers as Director of Technology for Thrust Interactive and varied technologies as Research Engineer at Georgia Tech Research Institute.
Expertise in customer acquisition and growth strategies. Heads up relationship-building with artists, investors, and press. Manages marketing team & partner relationships.
25 years of technical leadership includes founding one of the very first ISPs. He has held director-level and senior technology roles at Mindspring, Earthlink and CNN.
Over 20 years of technology experience, managing an ISP for 7 years prior to web and mobile development for such companies as ADP, Gannett, Infor, and Schneider Inc.