Chief Executive Officer
William Roof, PhD has more than 30 years of senior management and multi-disciplinary engineering experience in the commercial and government sectors. After leaving Intellicheck Mobilisa in 2011, he served as Chief Technology Officer at TechFlow, Inc., where he managed the company's technology incubator division, focusing on law enforcement, energy and "big data" analytics technology for government and commercial markets. From 2004 to 2009, Dr. Roof served as Vice President of Research and Product Development at IntelliDOT Corporation, a healthcare information technology/patient safety product company.
Dr. Roof's earlier civilian employment positions include Vice President, Research and Development at Cardinal Health's Pyxis Division, Program Manager at SAIC, Program Manager at Lear Siegler and Senior Systems Engineer at Litton Industries.
Dr. Roof's military career spans both the Army and the Navy, retiring from the latter as a Captain (Naval Intelligence), earning credentials as a federal agent with the Naval Criminal Investigation Service (NCIS) and specializing in force protections and counterterrorism missions. Throughout his military career, he was selected for and completed four tours as commanding officer in both the US Army and US Navy. Dr. Roof is a veteran of Operations Noble Eagle, Enduring Freedom and Iraqi Freedom.
Dr. Roof earned a B.S. degree in engineering from the United States Military Academy, an M.B.A. from Loyola Marymount University and a Ph.D. in software engineering from the Naval Postgraduate School.
Chief Financial Officer
Bill White has nearly 30 years of experience in financial management, operations, and business development. Prior to joining Intellicheck Mobilisa, he served 11 years as the Chief Financial Officer, Secretary and Treasurer of FocusMicro, Inc. (FM). As co-founder of FM, Mr. White played an integral role in growing the business from the company's inception to over $36 Million in annual revenue in a 5 year period.
Mr. White has broad domestic and international experience including managing rapid and significant growth, import/export, implementing tough cost management initiatives, exploiting new growth opportunities, merger and acquisitions, strategic planning, resource allocation, tax compliance, and organization development.
Prior to co-founding FM, he served 15 years in various financial leadership positions in the government sector. Mr. White started his career in Public Accounting.
Mr. White holds a Bachelor of Arts in Business Administration from Washington State University, and is a Certified Fraud Examiner.
Chief Technology Officer
Russell Embry was appointed Senior Vice President and Chief Technology Officer in July 2001. He has served as Vice President, Information Technology, since July 1999.
From January 1998 to July 1999, Mr. Embry was Lead Software Engineer with RTS Wireless. From April 1995 to January 1998, he served as Principal Engineer at GEC-Marconi Hazeltine Corporation. From August 1994 through April 1995, he was a staff software engineer at Periphonics Corporation. From September 1989 to August 1994, Mr. Embry served as Senior Software Engineer at MESC/Nav-Com. From July 1985 through September 1989, he was a software engineer at Grumman Aerospace.
Mr. Embry holds a B.S. in Computer Science from Stony Brook and an M.S. in Computer Science from Polytechnic University, Farmingdale.
Director of Wireless
John Krouse has over 28 years of successful management and leadership experience in various military maintenance and intermediate support organizations. He has extensive experience in maintenance/production and quality control, planning, technical training and logistics support of fixed and roatery wing aircraft and related support equipment. He has been directly involved with the LSG project from November 2008 to September 2012. He has also been involved in the following projects: NoaNet BTOP project, JPUD Wireless, KPUD Metro Wi-Fi, and OPALCO.
Director of Customer Service
Director of Information Technology
Nick Williamson is an information technology management professional. For the last fifteen years, Mr. Williamson has performed computer and network implementations for several organizations from a multi-million dollar outerwear manufacturer to a leading Information Technology company. He develops strategies, writes proposals, engineers networks and maintains servers, routers and security appliances in real world scenarios all while maintaining end user access and 5 "9's" network uptime.
In his spare time, Mr. Williamson enjoys building networks with the latest technology, encouraging colleagues to challenge his perimeter network security and teaching valuable skills and logic to protect today's complex security challenges.