The gold standard in digital banking

Alkami is a leading provider of cloud-based digital banking solutions. Alkami’s solutions reshape the modern banking landscape by delivering bold and innovative digital capabilities to U.S. banks and credit unions.

We live and breathe digital banking.

Our award-winning culture pairs the best people with the most remarkable, forward-thinking clients.

Everything we do, we do with intention. This is why we’ve structured the essential elements of our company in a way that creates a unified vision, accountability, and overall seamless execution of your new digital banking Platform.

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Fire

Sales & Marketing

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Water

Product Design & Development

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Wind

Client Services

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Earth

Administration & Support

The team leading your transformation

Chief Executive Officer

Co-founder
Chief Strategy and Product Officer

Chief Marketing Officer

Carl Cross

Chief Revenue Officer

Chief Financial Officer

Chief Human Resources Officer

Chief Technology Officer

Chief Legal Officer

Chief Client Officer

Mike Hansen

Chief Executive Officer

Stephen Bohanon

Founder
Chief Strategy & Sales Officer

Mark Haney

Chief Technology Officer

Mary Nelson

Chief Delivery Officer

Bryan Hill

Chief Financial Officer

Doug Linebarger

Chief Legal Officer

Holly Tsourides

Chief Marketing Officer

Alkami Board of Directors

Brian Smith

Chairperson

Managing Director
S3 Ventures

Todd Clark

Board Member

CO-OP Financial Services

Mike Hansen

Board Member

Independent

Chuck Kane

Board Member

Independent

Gene Lockhart

Gene Lockhart

Board Member

MissionOG

Stephen Mitchell

Steve Mitchell

Board Member

CEO
Argonaut Private Equity

Gary Nelson

Board Member

Co-Founder
Alkami

Raph Osnoss

Board Member

Vice President
General Atlantic

Merline Saintil

Board Member

Independent

Alex Shootman

Alex Shootman

Board Member

CEO Alkami

Barbara Yastine

Board Member

Independent

Alex Shootman

Chief Executive Officer

Alex joined Alkami in 2021 as the CEO and member of the Board of Directors. He brings a lifelong career of helping companies transform through innovation and a strong belief in culture as a competitive advantage.

A proven veteran in building and scaling enterprise software-as-a-service (SaaS) companies, Alex most recently served as the CEO of Workfront, prior to Adobe’s acquisition of the company in December 2020. Prior to joining Workfront, Alex was President of Apptio and before that, he was President of Eloqua and a member of the team that helped bring Eloqua to a successful public offering and acquisition by Oracle. Alex has also held executive-level positions with Vignette, TeleTech, BMC Software and IBM.

An active volunteer, Alex currently serves as Board Chair of The Refuge Ranch, a residential, therapeutic community for girls, ages 14 through 19 who have been recovered from sex traffickers. He also serves on the board of the Women’s Leadership Institute in Salt Lake City and has served on the board of Eden Reforestation, the leading reforestation organization on the planet.

He is a published author who, in his spare time, can be found on a road bike or running trail or admiring the view on a reef in his home state of Hawaii.

Alex Shootman, CEO, Alkami

Stephen Bohanon

Co-founder
Chief Strategy & Product Officer

Stephen oversees Alkami’s product direction and strategy.

Stephen has an extensive financial services background including roles at Catalyst Consulting, Metavante, ACI Worldwide, and Advanced Financial Solutions. Stephen co-founded Alkami Technology, Inc. in 2009. Stephen ran Alkami from his home and later an apartment turned office above a Coldstone Creamery for 9 years. Present-day Alkami is now a publicly traded company on Nasdaq.

Stephen’s entrepreneurial optimism and ability to manage and take risks have propelled Alkami’s mission. By creating one of today’s leading digital banking solutions, small to mid-sized banks and credit unions can compete with the progressive demands of online banking, and in turn, transform the way consumers manage their financial future.

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Allison Cerra

Chief Marketing Officer

Allison leads all Alkami’s product and corporate brand marketing initiatives, establishing the company as a force in reshaping the modern banking landscape.

Before joining Alkami, Allison led Hewlett Packard Enterprise’s global field marketing division, transforming it into a digital-first, data-centric organization. She has also served in a multitude of marketing leadership roles with companies including McAfee, Alcatel-Lucent, Frontier Communications, and Verizon, earning recognitions from the Dallas/Fort Worth American Marketing Association including CMO of the Year and Top Researcher of the Year along the way. She has also been named an Advertising Age Woman to Watch.

Allison is also a published author and co-author of several books that explore the intersection of technology, economy, and culture.

She holds B.S. degrees from University of South Florida and received her M.S. and M.B.A. from Southern Methodist University.

Bryan Hill

Chief Financial Officer

Bryan brings over 25 years of accounting and finance experience at public and privately held companies to Alkami’s finance division.

Bryan comes to Alkami from RealPage where he spent 12 years in the roles of CFO and Senior Vice President, Finance and made significant contributions to the business in the areas of financial disciplines and controls, operating efficiency, capital raising initiatives and acquisitions.

Hill also held executive positions at Dyncorp International, Inc., SourceHOV, Inc., FirstPlus Consumer Finance, and previously held various accounting and finance positions with Associates First Capital.

Bryan holds a B.B.A. in Accounting from Texas Christian University and has been a C.P.A. and a C.M.A since 1996 and 2000, respectively.

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Julie Hoagland

Chief Human Resources Officer

Julie leads Alkami’s human resource programs including talent acquisition and management, employee engagement, compensation and benefits, and employer brand.

Julie has over twenty-five years of human resources experience in building highly effective cultures and has led transformational change efforts for several organizations. Prior to joining Alkami, she served as Chief People Officer at A. H. Belo, where she oversaw talent acquisition and talent management, employee relations, learning and development and change management initiatives. At DaVita Rx, she was instrumental in building HR infrastructure to support the organization’s hyper growth over a four-year period while maintaining a great place to work. She has also held HR executive positions with Atmos Energy, Handango, and Securus Technologies.

Julie is passionate about giving back to the community and was a founding board member with Women with Promise and served on the Dallas Morning News Charities board.

She holds a bachelor’s degree in personnel management and industrial relations from the University of North Texas.

Julie Hoagland Chief Human Resources Officer

Marc Jones

Chief Technology Officer

Marc leads Alkami’s Engineering group including software architecture, development, site reliability, and quality assurance teams, advancing the company’s investments in technology talent and expertise for the future.

With nearly 25 years of experience in software development, information technology, product development, and cloud platform innovation, Marc has facilitated several industry-first innovations. 

Before joining the Office of the Chief Executive, Marc led Alkami’s Product Engineering group, overseeing key technology initiatives including moving to the cloud. Prior to joining Alkami, Marc spent almost 8 years at SoftLayer, an IBM Company, in roles including VP of Product Innovation and Chief Technology Officer, as well as being named an IBM Distinguished Engineer. Prior to SoftLayer, he served as Director of Product Development at Rackspace in their emerging cloud division. 

Marc holds a B.B.A. degree in Business Information Systems from University of North Texas and earned his M.B.A from SMU Cox School of Business.

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Doug Linebarger

Chief Legal Officer

Doug leads Alkami’s legal, compliance, and information security functions, after having been a key strategic and operational leader in the maturation and growth of Alkami for 3 years before joining the Office of the Chief Executive.

Doug has more than 20 years of legal, risk/compliance, and technology business operations experience. He has served as general counsel and corporate secretary at multiple technology companies, including One Network, Credant Technologies, and i2 Technologies (JDA).

He holds a B.B.A. and his Juris Doctor from Baylor University.

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Mary Nelson

Chief Client Officer

Mary works with clients through all aspects of their partnership with Alkami as the delivery team leader overseeing client implementation, post-live projects, client training, 24×7 application support, monitoring, and operational account management.

Prior to joining Alkami, Mary served as the Senior Vice President at Monitise, Inc. where she provided implementation leadership for clients including Visa, Inc. and some of the top U.S. banks and credit unions. She also served as the Vice President of Customer Services at Mblox where she led the implementation, support, and billing services to clients around the world at a time of tremendous growth.

Mary earned her B.B.A. with a double major in Finance and Management from the University of Portland where she graduated with honors. She also earned her M.B.A from Portland State University.

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