Management

Management

David B. Foss
President and Chief Executive Officer
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David Foss began his career in 1985 at NCR as a Systems Engineer installing and supporting core and ancillary banking solutions. He joined Advanced Computer Systems (ACS) in 1989 as a Sales Manager marketing banking solutions to community banks in the upper Midwest. In 1993, Foss left community banking to become BancTec’s Vice President of Professional Services and later Vice President of Operations managing large remittance processing solutions. He became Vice President of Sales for community banking at BancTec in 1997. In 1999, Foss arranged the sale of BancTec’s financial solutions division to Jack Henry & Associates, Inc., joining the company at that time. From 1999 to the inception of the ProfitStars brand in 2003, he served a dual role as President of the Open Systems group and a General Manager of the Complementary Solutions group. He was named President of ProfitStars in 2004, President of Jack Henry and Associates in 2014, and CEO in 2016. In 2017, Foss was named to the JHA Board of Directors. Foss has a degree in Computer Science from Minnesota State University. He has two grown sons and lives in Dallas, Texas with his wife and youngest son.

Kevin D. Williams
Chief Financial Officer and Treasurer
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Kevin Williams began his career in 1987 at the Joplin, Missouri office of BKD, LLP where he passed the CPA exam and rose to the level of Senior Manager. He was introduced to Jack Henry & Associates, Inc. (JHA) in 1990 when BKD took on JHA as a client. Williams performed audit work for JHA for seven years before deciding to leave public accounting in 1998 and join JHA as Corporate Controller. He was named Chief Financial Officer and Treasurer in January 2001, and in his role is directly responsible for accounting, finance, treasury, Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) filings, tax filings, investor relations, and the Travel and Corporate Services departments. A 1987 graduate of Missouri Southern State College, Williams earned a bachelor's degree in Business Administration – Accounting. He is a Certified Public Accountant, and a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA). He lives with his wife and daughter in Monett, Missouri and considers being a great dad one of his most important accomplishments.

Mark S. Forbis
Executive Vice President and Chief Technology Officer
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Mark Forbis began his career in 1982 with Systematics (now Fidelity Information Systems) in its data center in Fayetteville, Arkansas, while attending the University of Arkansas. He worked in various capacities in the data center until moving to a start-up data center where he served as Operations Manager from 1986 until 1988. He then moved to Monett, Missouri and joined Jack Henry & Associates, Inc. (JHA) in the CIF 36 Support Department. In 1989 he joined the SilverLake Installation Department, and a year later joined the Research & Development Department where he spent four years developing products and enhancing the SilverLake System core platform. In 1994 he served a brief stint as manager of Installation Services before being asked to develop a check image solution for JHA. From 1994 until 2003, he was manager of the Image and Item Processing division where he was responsible for development, installation, and support of the company’s check and document image products. In 2003, he was named General Manager of Technology Services, where he focused on the technology direction of the company's core banking and credit union platforms and numerous complementary products.  He has two grown sons and lives in Monett, Missouri with his wife. Forbis was named Vice President and Chief Technology Officer in 2006. In 2018, Forbis was elevated to Executive Vice President and Chief Technology Officer.