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ACS Technologies is led by a team of ministry-minded professionals who truly believe people and technology can work together to make an eternal impact. Our leadership team approaches each day as a new opportunity to find ways to benefit your ministry in practical ways. We chart our course by creating innovative ministry solutions and responding to the needs of our clients: churches, denominations, private schools, and more. We have been doing this for over 30 years and consider it an honor to partner with ministries all over the country and beyond.
Paige Tuttle is Chairman of the Board of ACS Technologies. She has held many leadership positions in the company during her 20 years of service, including the role of Vice President. Paige served as the Senior Director, Small Churches and she led the company's Customer Relationship Management (CRM) initiatives, which helped provide data analysis support for the company's business units and sales strategies. Paige was also over the Central Services department. In that role, her responsibilities included sales, vendor relations, and order processing for Forms and Supplies. Along with that, she oversaw order processing for all software orders and was responsible for add-on software sales. Her very first role with the company was as the assistant to the National Sales Manager.
Marvin Owen is the President Emeritus of ACS Technologies and serves on the Board of Directors. He was the President of the company from 2014 until 2017 and he served as the Vice President and General Manager from 1998 until 2014. Under his leadership, the company’s customer support department grew and became better equipped to meet the needs of clients. Marvin also served as Programming Manager and was instrumental in developing a larger, more experienced programming department. He first joined ACS Technologies as a programmer and helped write the initial code for ACS. Marvin holds an undergraduate degree from Furman University and an MBA from Wake Forest University.
Tommy Rogers joined the Board of Directors in March of 2015. He currently serves as Vice President over the Carolinas within TD Bank's Global Security and Investigations Group. Tommy spent the past 15 years in the financial industry, working with Anchor Bank and Carolina First Bank before joining TD Bank. He graduated from Coastal Carolina University with a B.S. in Business Administration. Tommy is the son of the late Tom Rogers, who was one of the original investors in ACS Technologies.
Steve Kriter serves as the President and CEO of ACS Technologies after spending time as the company's Chief Business Development Officer. He spent almost 20 years with ADP and Solera as a senior executive, leading these organizations both nationally and internationally. Most recently, he was responsible for launching and growing a software business in Europe and Australia. Steve has a bachelor’s degree from the University of Western Ontario and an MBA from Colorado State University.
Craig Hearon serves as Chief Financial Officer and Chief Operating Officer of ACS Technologies. Prior to that, he was the operations manager and controller. Craig has been diligent in overseeing financial operations and positioning the company for future growth. Before his time with ACS Technologies, Craig held senior executive positions for more than 20 years. He has a bachelor’s degree from Limestone College and an MBA in Finance from Winthrop University.
As a Senior Director of Denominational Alliances, Cal is responsible for building relationships and partnerships with denominations. Prior to that, he worked with schools and organizations, where he oversaw the development and execution of business plans for each of those markets. After teaching for ten years, he moved into the technology field and had an active role in developing administrative software in the education market. He received a degree in secondary education at Southeastern Bible College before pursuing graduate work at the University of Alabama in Birmingham. He is currently on the board for R.E.A.C.H., an educational resource group for homeschooling.
Johnny is a Senior Director Denominational Alliances and has been involved with Parish Data System since 2004. He builds business relationships with dioceses, archdioceses, and other organizations who serve the Catholic market, so we can better serve our clients. He holds degrees in economics and accounting.
Eric serves as a Director Denominational Alliances and works within the non-denominational church market. Previously, he held other management positions such as Director of Sales and General Manager. Before ACS Technologies, Eric worked as the Operations Manager of Young Life. He holds a master's degree from Bethel University.
Pattie is the Senior Director of Product Management and is responsible for the planning and forecasting of products. She has also served as the Senior Director of Enterprise Churches and was responsible for product, service and support initiatives for the company’s largest accounts. She has been instrumental in developing the company’s programs to leverage the power of the Internet. Pattie joined ACS Technologies in 1995 and has served in many departments and leadership roles during her tenure. Prior to that, she worked in advertising and brand management leadership with Procter & Gamble. She also worked with Koinonia Partners, the birthplace of Habitat for Humanity. Pattie earned her bachelor’s degree from Duke University and an MBA from Columbia University.
Steve serves as the Senior Director of Research & Development and oversees the programming, quality assurance, and product design departments. He was instrumental in developing various platforms including CP/M, MS-DOS, Novel, Zenix, Unix, AIX, Windows, and .Net for the company’s many products. He has been with the company since 1982 and started in the programming department. Steve has a degree in management science from the University of South Carolina and a master’s degree in Human Factors in Information Design from Bentley University.
Dean is the Senior Director of Information Technology. He oversees the company’s Data Center Environment and Corporate Infrastructure to make sure all data is protected. Dean has been a part of the ACS Technologies family since 1992. Prior to that, he was a network administrator for Wellman, Inc. He graduated from Francis Marion University with a degree in computer information systems management.
John serves as the Senior Director of Marketing. He is responsible for Marketing’s overall corporate strategy and direction, including branding, messaging and communication via web sites, tradeshows, PR, new concept projects, sales & marketing integration, and new sales leads programs. John has traveled the world working with a handful of prominent non-profit ministries and has led initiatives for mega-brands like Walt Disney, Coca Cola, Ford, Johnson & Johnson, NASCAR, and TV Guide to name a few. John studied communications at Oral Roberts University. He also serves on the board of directors for Dayspring International, a Christian ministry reaching out to people of India.
Art is the Director of Sales and has been an integral part of the Sales Department since 1993. He joined ACS Technologies after he developed an interest in computers and software. Before that, he worked in many facets of real estate, land development, and sales, including project and building management and retail. Art received various awards for his work in the real estate industry.
Donna is the Senior Director of Customer Satisfaction and is responsible for planning and operations of the customer support department. Her focus is on customer satisfaction and client retention. Donna has also served as a Customer Support Manager. She actually started as a support representative in 1985, when the company was still called Computer Dimensions. She holds a bachelor’s degree from Lander College.
Cary serves as the Senior Director of Human Resources and has implemented several productive programs and processes for the company. He joined ACS Technologies in 2012 with more than 20 years of progressive and strategic Human Resources leadership experience from multi-national corporations such as Roche Pharmaceuticals, Becton Dickinson, and Baxter Healthcare International. He has a business administration degree from East Carolina University and a MS in Human Resources from Troy State University.
The late Harris Rogers was the original investor and founder of ACS Technologies, formerly known as Computer Dimensions, Inc. With a background in accounting, computer programming, and church leadership positions, Harris knew churches would benefit from software designed specifically to meet their needs for managing membership, accounting, and contribution records. Harris passed away in December 2013.
The late Tom Rogers was one of the original investors in ACS Technologies and applied his success in business to help the company expand and succeed over its 30 year history. He served as Company President from November 2008 through April of 2014. South Carolina Governor Mark Sanford awarded Tom the Order of the Palmetto, the highest civilian honor. Tom passed away in April of 2014.
The late Billy Campbell was one of the original investors and principal shareholders in ACS Technologies. Through his business foresight, Billy knew providing a solid product and customer service would make ACS Technologies the leading technology provider for the church market. Even before churches considered using software of any kind, he supported the business so it was able to develop into a company prepared to meet the demands of the growing market. Billy was a Florence city councilman for eight years. He passed away in July 2015.