Leadership

TJ Kennedy
President & CEO


TJ Kennedy joined Qumu in July of 2020, and has had a 28-year career in technology and public safety. TJ has extensive industry experience in platform-as-a-service (PaaS) technology, communications technology and networking.

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Dave Ristow
Chief Financial Officer


Dave brings more than 20 years of experience in finance, accounting and SEC reporting, and has served as CFO for multiple technology businesses. Dave is a veteran of the U.S. Marine Corps, an actively licensed CPA and a Chartered Global Management Accountant.

Nicole Manderscheid
Vice President, Human Capital


Nicole joined Qumu in 2018 with over 20 years of Human Resource experience in the technology industry. Prior to joining Qumu Nicole was the VP of Human Resources at RedBrick Health, and held the same position at ABILITY Network.

Eric Rudolf
Vice President, Marketing


Eric brings over 20 years of enterprise and SaaS technology experience in high-growth environments. Prior to Qumu, Eric built revenue-focused marketing and lead generation functions at firms like Solera Holdings, Identifix, RMC Learning Solutions and HighJump Software.

Michele Thomas
Vice President of Sales AMER


Michele holds over 20 years of enterprise experience, including leadership positions in both direct and channel sales. Prior to joining Qumu, Michele worked at West Digital Media and Ignite Technologies, and most recently was the North American Sales and Partner Engagement leader at Ramp.

Pete Blackhurst
Vice President of Sales EMEA


Pete brings over 18 years of experience in Enterprise Technology and SaaS, and has led numerous Sales teams across EMEA and APAC. Prior to joining Qumu, Pete worked at Smart Communications, Sterling Technology and Hutchinson Telecom (Australia).

Chad Sears
Vice President, Customer Success


Chad leads our professional services, cloud operations, and support teams. Prior to joining Qumu, Chad has led account management, support and services for enterprise software providers like Genus, ViewCast, Stellent, and Ancept.

Max Garth
Head of Legal


Max is an experienced Tech and SaaS lawyer who heads up Legal & Privacy globally for Qumu Corporation. He previously led legal for the UK at DocuSign and covered their Enterprise deals in EMEA. Prior to Qumu and DocuSign he worked as counsel for DXC Technology, Robert Walters PLC and in the corporate department at Squire Patton Boggs LLP. Max is regularly involved in thought leadership for the SaaS industry from a legal perspective and is fluent in Spanish and proficient in French.