Richard K. Coleman
Mr. Coleman has served on the Board of Directors since April 2014 and currently serves as a member of the Audit and Nominating/Corporate Governance Committees.
Mr. Coleman is the President and Chief Executive Officer of Crossroads Systems, Inc., a global provider of data storage solutions. He is also the founder and President of Rocky Mountain Venture Services, a firm that assists companies in planning and launching new business ventures and restructuring initiatives. Previously, Mr. Coleman served in a variety of senior operational roles including Chief Executive Officer of Vroom Technologies Inc., Chief Operating Officer of MetroNet Communications, and President of US West Long Distance. He also previously held significant officer level positions with Frontier Communications, Centex Telemanagement and Sprint Communications. Mr. Coleman began his career as an Air Force Telecommunications Officer managing Department of Defense R&D projects and has served as an adjunct professor for Regis University's graduate management program and is a guest lecturer for Denver University, focusing on leadership and ethics. Mr. Coleman holds a bachelor's degree from the United States Air Force Academy, an MBA from Golden Gate University, and is a graduate of the United States Air Force Communications Systems Officer School.
In addition to being President and Chief Executive Officer of Crossroads System, Inc., Mr. Coleman also serves on its board. Since May 2014, he has also served on the board of Hudson Global, Inc., a leading worldwide provider of specialized recruitment, talent management and recruitment process outsourcing services, where he also serves on the Compensation, Strategy, and Nominating/Corporate Governance Committees.