THE MANAGEMENT TEAM
CEO + President
Kristin first joined Castle Rock in 2002 and has had the privilege of working with over 20 transportation agencies worldwide on advanced traveler information systems, traffic management solutions, transit integrations, and other cutting-edge, innovative research and development projects in ITS
She is passionate about listening to our clients' needs and leveraging the talents of our skillful, dedicated team to develop beautiful, reliable, and human-centered solutions for today's changing transportation landscape.
Chief Technology Officer
Sam Olsen leads our team of talented, full-stack developers. Sam joined Castle Rock in 2013, and brings over ten years of experience in building modern web and mobile applications. He has been instrumental in continuously evolving CARS and Modes so that they stay fresh, modern, and up-to-date. Sam has a BS in computer science from Arizona State University.
Director of Product Design and Delivery
Mary Crowe joined the Castle Rock team in October of 2015. With four years of experience with ATIS and 511, Mary is responsible for strategizing solutions to meet ever-evolving business needs and ensuring delivery of best-in-class CARS systems.
Mary enjoys working closely with the Castle Rock Development, Design and Operations teams to deliver ATIS solutions that are innovative, reliable, and meet the needs of CARS users.
AWS Cloud Specialist
Thomas joined Castle Rock as an AWS Cloud Specialist in 2017. Having successfully automated the auto-scale burst capacity for the 511 public facing websites in AWS, Thomas became AWS Migration Lead in 2017. His main focus is on delivering stability and scalability using public and private clouds while continuing to move Castle Rock to a fully automated, scalable cloud solution.
Dane Unruh joined the Castle Rock team in October of 2009. Dane is a certified Scrum Master and leads the agile software development process, working with product stakeholders and Castle Rock’s development team to anticipate, analyze, define, prioritize, and creatively solve the diverse problems that arise when developing innovative 511 Traveler Information Systems.