Jay C. Ackley, 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.
Steven J. Hopp, Chief Legal Officer
Mr. Hopp 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.
Darren L. Loken, President
Darren has a proven record of profitability and growth achieved by aggressively and more efficiently managing companies as well as restructuring under-performing business units in the printing industry. He has served successfully as General Manager, Chief Operating Officer and President / CEO in both small companies and in divisions of larger corporations. As a results oriented leader, he has demonstrated abilities in planning, business development, team building and producing bottom line results. His style is founded on hard work, integrity and a commitment to do "the right thing." K&H welcomed Darren in 2014 to help with growth and product line and vertical market diversification.
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, Senior Vice President & Facilities 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, Integrity Voting Systems 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.
Brad Moorhouse, Operations 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, Accounting Manager
Linda 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.
Phil Bower, Business Development Manager
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.