Management Team

Jay-Ackley Jay C. Ackley, President & Chief Executive Officer
Jay is a seasoned Profit & Loss manager with 30 years of experience in corporate development, managing companies with annual revenues exceeding $100 million. Jay holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Engineering from the University of Washington and has been employed with K&H since 1994.

Steve-H Steven J. Hopp, Senior Vice President & Chief Financial Officer
Steve is a highly experienced attorney with more than 30 years of practice in corporate finance, mergers & acquisitions, taxation and regulatory compliance. He is listed in Who's Who in America, Best Lawyers in America and has received the Washington Super Lawyer Award for ten consecutive years. Steve holds degrees of Bachelor of Science from the University of Washington, Juris Doctor from Lewis & Clark College and Master of Laws from University of Florida. Most recently the Managing Partner of Carney, Badley, Spellman in Seattle, WA, he has been counsel to K&H ownership since 1995 and joined the K&H leadership team in 2010.

Dave-Haines Dave Haines, Senior Vice President & Chief Technology Officer
Dave has a keen understanding of the technological changes that are shaping the industry and the evolution necessary for K&H Clients to take advantage of those changes. He began his tenure with K&H in sales and progressed into management before strengthening his expertise in data management, systems networking and technology development. Dave is a 1978 graduate of Western Washington University with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Graphic Arts and has been employed with K&H since 1979.

Rob-Haines Rob Haines, Senior Vice President & General Manager
Rob has overall responsibility for the facility and staff resources utilized to execute our stringent procedures and protocols. His expert mechanical and systems knowledge is utilized to assure staff readiness and reliability of production processes. Rob has been instrumental in developing many of our quality assurance systems and processes since his employment with K&H in 1968.

Chanelle-Shore Chanelle Shore, Elections Operations Manager & Senior Election Manager
Chanelle is responsible for managing IVS election resources and coordination of the delivery teams for all Public and Private Sector election projects. She has a 30-year foundation in administrative and customer services and direct IVS experience in on-site Private Sector election management. Chanelle has been employed with K&H since 1996.

Chris Chris Berger, Plant Manager
Chris began his career in printing as an apprentice pressman in 1974. During his 21-year tenure with K&H, he has progressed from lead pressman to his current position as Plant Manager after a succession of leadership positions in offset production and bindery. Chris holds a Bachelor of Arts in Liberal Arts, Magna Cum Laude, earned at the University of Washington in 1995.

Brad Moorhouse Brad Moorhouse, Production Manager
Brad started his career in the printing and mailing industry as a presort services / operations manager in 1995. His tenure with K&H began in sales and progressed into mailroom manager before strengthening his leadership position as Production Manager. Brad is responsible for managing communications between Commercial and Election Project Managers, scheduling, staff planning and managing daily production. Some of his achievements include; Pitney Bowes Mail Center Management Training, BÖWE BELL + HOWELL Certification NetSort Training, Mail Piece Design Professional (MDP) Certification, Executive Mail Center Manager (EMCM) Certification and has as served a Board Member for Seattle Direct Marketing Association. Brad has been employed with K&H since 2000.

Linda Wilson-new Linda Wilson, Office Manager

Ms. Wilson is responsible for managing administration, including overseeing all accounting functions and human resources management.  She holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration from Central Washington University.  Linda has been employed with K&H since 1998.

Matt 108x126 Matt Morgan, Digital & Mailroom Manager

Matt's management experience spans 20 plus years and he currently holds responsibilities in the management of digital production and mailroom. He has completed Executive Mail Center Manager (EMCM) Certification. Matt earned an Associates of Arts and Science degree from Whatcom Community College and served 4 years military service in the US Marines. He has been employed with K&H since 2006.

Business Development


Brandon tie 108x126 Brandon J Ackley, Director of Business Development
Mr. Ackley is directly involved in solutions development for data driven communications clients. These solutions require zero defect production related to PPI and HIPAA compliance.  His talents have been utilized towards staff growth and retention through development, corporate acquisition, national sales, production and operational workflow, profitability analytics, and division management. Brandon has also been our Logistics Manager and Workflow Analyst, investing time in furthering lean practices for K&H.  Brandon holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Kinesiology, Presidential Honor Roll, earned at Washington State University. He is also an Eagle Scout, having been employed with K&H since 2005.

Phil-tie 108x126 Phil Bower, Senior Program Engineer
Mr. Bower has been in the printing industry since 1987 and collected over 20 years of operational experience centered on engineering and manufacturing. Since his beginnings with K&H in 2006, he has been focused on business development for local and national accounts. Phil is a 1989 graduate of Mt. Hood Community College with a degree in graphic communication.

Tim tie 108x126 Tim Williams, Marketing & Data Strategist
Mr. Williams joined K&H in 2009 bringing over 22 years of media, marketing, and business development experience. Tim implemented many successful programs for local and national accounts. At the Seattle Times he started a direct marketing agency that grew into a multi-million dollar business. While at Renewal by Andersen-Seattle, as their Director of Marketing, he managed lead generation using all forms of media.  His work resulted in a national marketing award, "Best-of-the-Best".  Tim attended Shoreline Community College and the University of Puget Sound; business marketing.