R. David L. Campbell
Chief Executive Officer and Co-founder
Mr. Campbell is a successful and visionary entrepreneur. Before leading the formation of FedTax in 2008, from 2005 until 2008 he founded and led Deep9, a company that provided secure remote data archival for regulatory compliance. Prior to that, from 1995 to 2005 he was the chairman and founder of Punch Networks, one of the first companies to commercialize online file storage and synchronization. Mr. Campbell earned both a BFA and a BID from the Rhode Island School of Design, where he also earned the inaugural Rachel Carson Award for Excellence. Mr. Campbell has authored over twenty patent applications and has been issued six US patents.
Chief Information Security Officer, Chief Technology Officer, and Co-founder
Mr. Onnen brings over 30 years of experience in directing, developing, and executing innovative software, hardware, and web-based products and services for leading organizations, including Google, Expedia, WebMD, Nordstrom.com, and Intel. Mr. Onnen has been recognized for his expertise in traditional software/hardware development functions, as well as in emerging internet technologies and computer privacy/security issues. He was recently recognized by InfoWorld
as CTO of the Year in the Retail Sector and by CTO
magazine as one of the top 25 most influential CTOs in the country. While at Expedia he led the effort to re-architect and successfully launch a new version of the Expedia.com platform, the largest such project in the company's history. While at Nordstrom he successfully directed a full-scale redesign and launch of Nordstrom.com’s e-commerce site and B2B system, resulting in numerous awards and record sales revenues. Mr. Onnen earned a BA in mathematics and physics with concentration in computer science from St. Olaf College in Minnesota and an MS in computer science from the University of Wisconsin at Madison. Mr. Onnen has authored twelve patent applications and has been issued six US patents.
Chief Financial Officer and Co-founder
Mr. Schapelhouman has over 30 years of experience in various senior financial roles. Mr. Schapelhouman has also been the CFO of Insightful Corporation, a $20 million, 100-employee public company, and the CFO of Aris Corporation, a $60 million, 400-employee publicly traded professional services firm. Mr. Schapelhouman was Vice President of Finance at Sierra On-Line, a $200 million, 1,000-employee publicly traded company. Mr. Schapelhouman earned a B.S. in accounting from San Jose State University and an M.B.A. in finance from Golden Gate University. He is a CPA, CFE (Certified Fraud Examiner), and CVA (Certified Valuation Analyst).
Vice President, Product Development
Vice President, Government Affairs
Russ Brubaker has more than 30 years of experience as a state revenue official, most recently as Senior Assistant Director for Tax Policy and National Tax Policy Advisor for the Washington State Department of Revenue. He is the past president of the Streamlined Sales Tax Governing Board and the 2011 recipient of the Wade Anderson Memorial Medal for Leadership in Interstate Tax Cooperation, presented jointly by the Federation of Tax Administrators and Multistate Tax Commission. He has chaired nonprofit boards related to health care and solid waste, and City of Seattle task forces related to civil rights and green space. He holds a BA from Washington University and an MA from the University of Rochester.
Vice President, Government Affairs
Jerry served for over 17 years as the Vice Chair of the Oklahoma Tax Commission. While serving on the Commission he was very involved in national tax organizations and was President of the Federation of Tax Administrators and the Streamlined Sales Tax Governing Board. Prior to being appointed to the Commission he was the Director of the Fiscal Staff for the Oklahoma State Senate. He received his BA from Oklahoma Baptist University and MPA from the University of Oklahoma.
Vice President, Midwest Operations and Outreach
Gary Centlivre has over 20 years of experience as a state tax official at the Kansas Department of Revenue, where he was instrumental in the formation of the Electronic Services Bureau and directed a continuous effort to provide efficient electronic payment and tax return filing services and applications. In 2003, he received the e.Gov Solutions Center Trailblazer Award for innovations in online tax reporting. Mr. Centlivre has also served as a technology advisor to the Streamlined Sales and Use Tax Agreement and was chair of the Streamlined Sales Tax Certification Committee from 2006 to 2013.
Executive Vice President, Emeritus
Joan Wagnon has over 30 years of experience in government and financial services, including eight years as the secretary of revenue for the State of Kansas. She has also served as president of the Streamlined Sales Tax Governing Board, chair of the Multistate Tax Commission, and a member of the board of directors for the Federation of Tax Administrators. Her long record of distinguished public service also includes her roles as the mayor of Topeka, Kansas, from 1997 to 2001 and as a legislator in the Kansas House of Representatives from 1983 to 1994. In addition to her background in state and local government, Ms. Wagnon was president of Central National Bank in Topeka from 2001 to 2003 and served on their board of directors until 2009.