Whether it’s on the ice or in the office, Mike is a team player – his humble leadership sets the tone for the culture at BasicGov. Mike’s interest in government started at an early age: growing up in Fort St. James where his dad was the mayor. Mike’s education in business and his passion for technology eventually landed him as CEO at BasicGov where he helped take the company from it’s start-up phase to the established, successful company it is today. Mike lives in Vancouver where he enjoys being outdoors, being on skates and spending time with family.
James helped start BasicGov, and now runs the R&D team as CTO. He has over 18+ years in designing, developing, and delivering enterprise applications for government applying the platform-within-a-platform approach. He currently provides business and technical analysis for cloud services, mobile apps and portals on the platform. As a founder, James is committed to leveraging the latest cloud technology to best serve citizens and to make government accountable, transparent, and fast. In his spare time he enjoys kayaking, photography, and being a new dad.
Nicki is an implementation expert with 20+ years in the technology industry. She has been working on the Salesforce.com platform since 2004. Nicki has filled the role of Business Analyst, Solution Architect, Client Engagement Manager, Executive Sponsor and Support Escalation Specialist in addition to being the hands-on configuration lead on several of BasicGov’s largest implementations. Whether it’s regulating state elevators or code enforcement and permitting in a major city, Nicki is passionate about using our product and teaching others to use BasicGov.
John started with BasicGov in 2014 and began building out the systems that keep the company scalable, accountable, and informed. He brings more than 25 years of experience working in technology. Partner Operations, Finance and HR are all on John’s team. When not working closely with Operations and Leadership teams, John enjoys coaching sports teams for his three kids and spending summer holidays on an inner-tube, in the sunshine, floating on a lake.
Oliver is experienced at building teams and leading development on the Salesforce platform – which he has done for over five years. He also brings another nine years of senior developer experience from his SAP days. When not working, Oliver is spending time with his family, cheering for Arsenal, or dreaming of winning a sailing race by a narrow margin.