Meet some of our core team and learn more about the team.
CEO & Co-Founder
Despite his current position, Mark proudly and intentionally avoided all things computer or math related in college in favor of focusing on journalism and advertising. Shortly after graduation, however, he stumbled into a sales job at a small software company and his love of the industry was born. Mark eventually became interested in other aspects of software, with this curiosity leading to roles as a business analyst, programmer and an independent consultant. This well-rounded background in the software business proved fruitful when Mark started Equus with co-founder Leonard Schuele in 1999, serving the nascent relocation technology industry. Global mobility perfectly complements Mark’s love of travel, which began when a failed early business venture led to him “dropping out” to backpack the world for a year and a half, meeting his future wife Lesley along the way. In his free time, Mark enjoys watching his local sports teams and taking advantage of Colorado’s many recreational opportunities - on a bike, with a backpack or just relaxing with a craft beer in a mountain town.
President & COO
Luther’s primary interest when entering college at his alma mater of Florida State University was to learn how technology could be used to create business opportunities. This passion propelled him to establish a broad IT background working as a Software Developer, Project/Program Manager, and Delivery Executive and building software in a wide array of industries including Health Care, Utilities, Banking, Education, Retirement, and Global Mobility. Prior to joining and working in Global Mobility, Luther took an opportunity as an expat in South Australia to start a new piece of business for his then employer. This led to him taking on a role leading the company relocation and assignments outsourcing business. This is when he met Equus and became a client of the young software firm of 8 employees. He has adored helping to build a successful software company to a team of over 100 employees and more than 100 of the most prestigious clients around the globe. Luther and his high-school sweetheart, Becky, enjoy living in downtown Denver and partaking in the nightlife and large variety of professional sporting events. Being young at heart, you may also spot him out enjoying happy hour with his team.
Chief Sales Officer
Tyler Reynolds, Chief Sales Officer & Head of New Markets After a stint in finance and banking, Tyler found his way to Colorado and to Equus Software. He has worn many hats for Equus in his 15 years, includingsoftware developer, project manager, business analyst, client account executive and vice-president of operations. While hard to pick a favorite role, the most memorable was opening the company’ssecond office in London. Over the years, Tyler has worked hard to bring over 400 clients onto Equus software products. When his not working or travelling around the world, you can find Tyler, his wife and two children playing in the mountains of Colorado. His work hard, play hard attitude spills over into his home life as well, where most of their free time is spent coaching and playing baseball, softball and basketball with teams in small town Colorado.
Dan received a BS in Finance from Siena College and then went on to gain nine years of global mobility industry experience at a large service provider. He joined Equus in 2000 and currently holds the position of product manager. As the leader of the product team, Dan is responsible for delivering innovative software that provides value to our clients. He is a Certified ScrumMaster, as well as a Certified Scrum Product owner.
Client Service Director
Since graduating as a proud Husky from the University of Connecticut, Alyson has put her business management and administration degree to great use with some of the largest financial and insurance firms in the country. As the Director of Client Services at Equus, Alyson excels in providing strategic direction for our clients. She finds great joy in collaborating with both clients and team members to share key industry knowledge and trends. Being a people person by nature, this passion for collaboration and learning spills over into Alyson’s personal life, where she can often be found participating in her children’s parent/teacher’s organizations and sports programs. When not at the local high school, you are likely to find Alyson at the tennis courts networking with her community, or at the library, since she will always find time for a good book!
IT Operations & Security Manager
Joining Equus in 2013 as the IT Operations & Security Manager, Sean is responsible for ensuring the supportability of our software solutions. Sean is passionate about technology and its latest advancements, so he’s always searching for new ways he can help Equus unlock innovation, while driving consistency and standardization across the business. His 25 year professional background also includes operations management, implementations, security audits and policy, change management, and more. Although Sean has never been an expatriate himself, he did grow up in Germany, which has given him a unique perspective about the challenges of living abroad. These days Sean has settled down with his lovable, 11-year old mutt, Dakota, back in his roots of Washington, D.C., where you’ll see him around town chasing his other passion… food!
VP Technology Solutions
Alan spent his time at University studying Politics and Constitutional Law, before quickly realizing that Elected Office was not the life for him. Having inherited itchy feet from his Grandfather, Alan always knew he wanted to travel, thus beginning a 21-year career in Global Mobility. A lifetime of moving from country to country began with a career in Expatriate Tax with Arthur Andersen in London. Following assignments in New York and Sydney, Alan returned to London, where his career path took him from the Big 4 to Head of Mobility at Unilever. A new assignment in Singapore beckoned before he returned back to New York, working with Equus to support clients with our technology solutions. Still the global nomad, Alan spends most of his time traveling, meeting clients, and exploring new places around the world.
Head of UK Operations
Like so many at Equus, Vicki has been motivated by global learning and travel since her University days, where she studied the economics of as many different countries as possible with a view to living in one of them. After graduation, she worked in Japan for 10 years as an English Teacher before discovering Global Mobility when she repatriated and went to work for a Japanese company. Clueless as to what an ‘Expatriate Coordinator’ was at the time, Vicki’s Mobility career grew to encompass project managing vendor RFPs and technology implementations, service delivery design and program change management. Leading EMEA sales keeps Vicki at the cutting edge of the mobility industry via technology solutions consulting, while also satisfying her inner teacher through regular industry presentations and events. Still a wanderer at heart, Vicki loves culture, cooking and writing and her weekends are usually spent developing her latest Indian recipe, shopping for kitchen gadgets, or working on the design of her new kitchen for her current real-estate project – converting a school into a house.
After receiving her Master’s Degree in International Relations, Sheri has spent the last 17 years working in the field of international human resources. Her desire to visit every country at least once, along with her interest in understanding other cultures, led her to pursue a career in global mobility. And while she hasn’t yet checked every country off the list, Sheri’s work with organizations around the world has brought her considerable progress. She has worked with a wide and varied client base, providing expatriate program management both on the industry side and in an outsourcing environment, as well as consulting services focusing on the design and implementation of effective international compensation policies, global mobility strategy and program design. As proud as Sheri is of her international work, she is most proud of her two children! She has passed her love for sports on to her kids, who play football, basketball, soccer and volleyball, and on any given day you can find her in the stands cheering them on.
Tim jumped straight in to the global mobility industry straight out of university. Much of his career has been spent leading regional and global mobility programmes in-house for well-known multinational organisations in the financial services, consumer goods and technology sectors. He also has experience consulting in the Big 4, as well as working as an independent consultant advising a broad range of clients on how to establish and develop their global mobility programmes. Tim’s particular area of interest within mobility is in how it’s used to facilitate talent development – this stems from his MSc degree in Strategic Training and Development from the University of Surrey. In September of 2016, Tim joined the Equus as the VP of Technology Solutions where he jointly leads business development in EMEA and Asia. Having grown up in London he now enjoys living in the English countryside with his family. He was dared to run in a Tough Mudder event a few years ago and has run one of their events every year since!
Always seeking knowledge, Vickie’s career has spanned various areas of finance and technology. Though her career began with a decade spent in financial and technology audit in a Big4 and later as VP technology audit of a MNC, she was determined to gain and master additional tax training. Even after gaining a Canadian CA and U.S. CPA, Vickie went on to earn a Master’s degree in Taxation. The unique experiences at the beginning of her career laid the foundation for strong process and control management, which, combined with her impressive tax credentials, make her the perfect fit as Equus’ Tax Director. Vickie loves to talk tax, especially about how countries use different tax policy to raise revenue and influence behavior, ideal for her role in developing, maintaining and implementing Equus’ tax products.
Security & Data Privacy Officer
Global mobility was a natural fit for Greg, who spent time in development with several international powerhouse companies after receiving his degree in Physics and Computer Science from the University of Colorado at Boulder. As the Software Engineering Manager at Equus, Greg drives the development of technical and security enhancements within AssignmentPro, while also managing security penetration tests and supporting clients and prospects during their security reviews. Greg has hired over half of the Product Team, managing developers and overseeing the software development process – but he does not request TPS reports. Greg joined Equus in 2009, bringing 14 years of software development experience working with companies such as IBM, PricewaterhouseCoopers, Department of Defense, Tiffany & Company, Discovery Communications, and others.
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