S.J. has had a diverse career including co-founding and helping to run several companies in software, mobile and web services, and in the medical technology, diagnostic and treatment sectors. He has served in executive management positions throughout his career and has served on or currently serves on a number of boards for private, publicly-traded and not-for-profit companies. He has executive management experience covering operations, strategy, sales, product planning, marketing, M&A and partnerships. He has worked with start-up, early stage, and established companies ranging up to and over $1 billion in annual revenues.
Current companies that he works with as either a director or board member include; Esri, ElectricXP, NewTech Holdings, Utah State University, Looking Forward and several others. He previously served as either an executive or board member of BendBroadband, Kids in the Game, Mobile EBT Scanners, GeoStrategies, NovaLIS, Open Geospatial Consortium, Xedar, Regional Alliances for Network Infrastructure Security, Trusted Sports, Swan Island Networks, BioMedware, Mobile Lithotripters International, IRIS International and the Oregon Environmental Council.
S.J. has a B.S. degree from the University of Utah and an MLA degree from Utah State University.