As PeopleMatter's Chief Operating Officer, Ken is responsible for driving PeopleMatter's day-to-day-operations, as well as, aligning PeopleMatter's resources effectively, and ensuring tight coordination across products, services, solutions, and architectures.
Prior to becoming COO, Ken served as PeopleMatter's Senior Vice President of Technology and was responsible for the overall design and development of the PeopleMatter products. With more than 16 years of experience in software development, Ken previously served as Director of Software Development at Blackbaud, Incorporated. There, he led an 85-person staff responsible for the design, engineering, and quality-assurance activities for multiple products, including Blackbaud Enterprise CRM and The Raiser's Edge. Prior to Blackbaud, Ken served as the Software Engineering Manager at Intellisync Corporation and was responsible for a team of engineers developing wireless email and mobile software. Ken also was a lead engineer at Lotus Development Corporation.
Ken earned a bachelor's degree in computer science from Clemson University and a Master of Science from the Georgia Institute of Technology. Ken spends his free time with his wife and three children and enjoys playing golf.