Meet the Team

Brandon Medlin

Director of Operations and Technology

Brandon Medlin is responsible for the execution of product development and IT support. He joins the LocateSmarter team with over 10 years of experience in the debt collection industry and technology solutions, including key projects such as the development and implementation of a TCPA compliant dialing solution, managing proprietary collection software application and vendor management. Brandon attended Upper Iowa University where he studied business and marketing.

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(319) 292-1463

Brandon Medlin

Director of Operations and Technology

Alix Schmidt

Account Development Executive

As Account Development Executive, Alix works with her prospects/clients to improve their skip tracing and collection performance. Alix previously worked for ASI Computer Systems as an account manager, where she fostered client relations through the use of webinars and direct phone sales. She brings with her knowledge of how to streamline the onboarding process for business-to-business software transactions. Alix graduated from the University of Northern Iowa in 2009 with a degree in Business Administration.

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(319) 226-1922

Alix Schmidt

Account Development Executive

Chance Hoskinson

Account Manager

Chance Hoskinson began his professional career in collections over a decade ago. Starting as a skip tracer and collector, he worked his way up to obtain several leadership positions within a debt collection agency. Now, as Account Manager at LocateSmarter, he uses his industry knowledge and client/prospect feedback to build innovative batch skip tracing products that are focused on high quality data and mitigating risk.

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(319) 883-1253

Chance Hoskinson

Account Manager

Mark Glass

Account Development Executive

As an Account Development Executive for LocateSmarter, Mark is responsible for identifying and consulting new opportunities within the collections and receivables market. Prior to joining LocateSmarter, Mark was the National Account Executive at NetWise Data responsible for generating business within the collections, legal and law enforcement markets. Mark received his Bachelor’s degree from the University of Missouri Kansas City.

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(319) 833-1280

Mark Glass

Account Development Executive

DJ Perry

Lead Development Representative

DJ Perry's career in the collection industry began a little less than a decade ago. Starting on the phones as a collector, DJ quickly moved up the ladder into Operations Management. DJ has been closely involved with dialing strategies, performance metrics, skip tracing and risk management. DJ carries a passion for moving the needle and creating win-win situations.

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(319) 292-1438

DJ Perry

Lead Development Representative

Lindsey Newcomb

Marketing Manager

 

Lindsey comes from a background of marketing and technology. Prior to joining LocateSmarter, she was the digital marketing manager at Isle Casino Hotel Waterloo where she oversaw the company’s website, social media and email marketing. She worked as a collector and skip tracer in 2005 and graduated from the University of Northern Iowa in 2007 with a degree in Interpersonal Communications and Public Relations.

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(319) 833-1094

Lindsey Newcomb

Manager of Marketing & Communications

Brandon Huisman

Manager of Analytics

As LocateSmarter's Manager of Analytics, Brandon Huisman evaluates data providers in the skip tracing industry to provide our clients with the best possible data. Previous to LocateSmarter, he worked at CBE Companies as their corporate analyst, determining skip tracing and collection best practices. Brandon assisted with the creation of dialer campaigns and positively impacted liquidation and RPC rates. He also has experience in the mortgage industry. Brandon graduated from the University of Northern Iowa with degrees in Finance and Real Estate.

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(319) 292-1489

Brandon Huisman

Manager of Analytics

Holly Mullesch

Client Advocate

As Client Advocate, Holly provides technical support to our clients, assisting them with file mapping and waterfall customization. Previously, she worked as a Client Services Advocate and Debt Collector for CBE Companies' financial services division. In these roles, Holly gained firsthand experience with skip tracing, collection software and understanding clients' needs. Holly graduated from Hawkeye Community College with an associate of applied science degree.

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Holly Mullesch

Client Advocate

Tyler Benson

Product Manager

Tyler Benson began his career in the debt collection industry at CBE Companies as a college intern and data analyst. He spent five years learning the industry and finding ways to improve operational efficiency. Now, as Product Manager at LocateSmarter, Tyler is bringing his numbers-driven experience to the forefront to help clients implement more cost-effective and compliant skip tracing strategies through LocateSmarter Online, a manual search platform. Tyler graduated from Virginia Tech with a degree in Finance.

 

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(319) 883-1481

Tyler Benson

Product Manager

Terri Smock

Technical Project Manager

As Technical Project Manager, Terri works with the development team to meet product needs based on client feedback. Terri has a long history of implementing cutting-edge technology. She spent nearly 20 years in the mortgage industry, during which time she spearheaded the use of personal computers in the 1980s, configured networks in the 1990s, oversaw the digitization of mortgage documents and worked as an advanced business analyst.

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(319) 883-1296

Terri Smock

Technical Project Manager

Julie Anderson

Manager of Operations

Julie Anderson comes from a background in debt collection and technology. For the past decade, she worked at CBE Companies where she spearheaded projects such as client proposals, IT system migrations and client implementation. Prior to collections, Julie also worked in marketing for law enforcement software and geospatial services. Julie has a bachelor's degree in Communication/Public Relations from the University of Northern Iowa.

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Julie Anderson

Manager of Operations

Adam Doerder

Software Developer II

As a Software Developer, Adam builds and supports LocateSmarter's web-based software. He comes to LocateSmarter with nearly 15 years of web development experience. Adam graduated from the University of Iowa with a degree in Computer Science.

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(319) 833-1053

Adam Doerder

Software Developer

Scott Jenkins

Lead CM/QA Engineer

 

As Lead CM/QA Engineer, Scott focuses on application integrity, stability and quality for the best possible user experience. Prior to LocateSmarter, Scott worked in the telecommunications industry for over 20 years, first at MCI and for the last 16 years at Sprint. He has been involved in training, automated and manual testing and project management. Scott graduated from DeVry University in 2005 with a degree in Business Administration/Business Information Systems. He is active in his community as both a Cub Scout and Boy Scout leader as well as a youth coach in football, basketball and baseball.

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(319) 883-1230

Scott Jenkins

Lead CM/QA Engineer

Warren Wulf

Database Administrator

Warren Wulf comes from a background of collections and programming. He has over fifteen years of programming experience with the past two years specifically focused on debt collection solutions. Prior to this, Warren was a Programmer and Analyst at CUNA Mutual Group. Warren graduated in 2000 from Wartburg College with a degree in Mathematics and Computer Science.

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(319) 883-1267

Warren Wulf

Database Administrator

Dan Tovar

Marcom Specialist

LocateSmarter Marcom Specialist, Dan Tovar, is no stranger to the collections industry. Having worked as both a collector and a marketing professional at CBE Companies, Dan uses his vast industry knowledge to help our customers better utilize and understand the products at LocateSmarter. Dan graduated from Upper Iowa University with a degree in Business Management and Marketing.

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(319) 833-1055

Dan Tovar

Marketing Specialist

Millie Njezic

Marketing Analyst Intern

Millie, our Sales and Marketing Intern, comes from Bosnia and Herzegovina and is currently pursuing her master’s degree in Public Relations at the University of Northern Iowa. She earned her BA in Public and International Relations at Wartburg College. She has a strong background in graphics and web design, IT, and marketing and communications in the aviation/aerospace industries.

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(319) 833-1054

Millie Njezic

Marketing Analyst Intern

Roger Hoeper

Software Developer

As a Software Developer, Roger builds and supports LocateSmarter's web-based software. Previous to LocateSmarter, he worked as a UI Programmer at CBE Companies. Roger graduated from Wartburg College with a degree in Computer Science.

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(319) 833-1069

Roger Hoeper

Software Developer

Grant Morfitt

Analyst

As LocateSmarter's Analyst, Grant works with analyzing client results and data quality for our products. Previous to LocateSmarter, Grant worked as a data analysis for an international heavy equipment manufacturer and as an analyst in the mortgage servicing industry. Grant graduated from the University of Northern Iowa with a degree in Statistics.

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(319) 833-1203

Grant Morfitt

Analyst