Meet Our Leadership Team

Simpluris’ history is rooted in class action settlement administration and our management team’s experiences are vast and diverse.

Executive Leadership


Kevin Lee

CEO & President

Kevin Lee’s expertise includes more than 20 years of operations experience in mortgage, financial, and legal services. Prior to his tenure at Simpluris, Lee served as Senior Vice President of Operations at Epiq Global, Inc. There, he led three successful domestic and international acquisitions, expanding Epiq’s operations into one of the largest legal services providers in the world. Prior to Epiq, Kevin held executive level positions at Ocwen Financial Corporation and HSBC while overseeing Investor Relations and Default Services, respectively. Kevin served in the United States Army, 1st Battalion, 4th Infantry, as a Mobilized Infantry Scout, Plans and Operations Specialist stationed in Hohenfels, Germany.

Zach Hoffman

Co-Founder & CTO

For more than 20 years, Zach Hoffman has developed software and evolved technology for companies, maximizing efficiency and minimizing costs. Since Simpluris’ inception, Zach has spearheaded its technology-driven vision for settlement administration. He envisioned a single digital platform, purpose-built to serve the legal administration industry. Today, Zach has realized this vision and continues to innovate as an evolving industry calls for new solutions. Zach leads all technology solution planning and implementation for clients and our organization at large, including the development of Simpluris’ real-time reporting tool, LiveCase.

Patrick Ivie

Chief Sales Executive

Doug Norman’s advanced business acumen is derived from more than 30 years of experience in finance and administration. Doug has held executive leadership roles at a number of high-tech and fintech companies including Lantern Credit by SoFi, Local.com, and Starbase Corporation. He has extensive knowledge of corporate governance, financing, and mergers and acquisitions. His experience ranges from founding a software company to bringing two companies public. In managing the initial public offerings, he was responsible for bringing all financials into GAAP compliance; managing the registration statement and SEC correspondence; obtaining shareholder approval and lock-ups; complying with all state and federal securities laws; and all other administrative, legal, and investor relations functions.

Wes Alford

SVP Client Services

With more than 20 years of client success experience, Wes leads Simpluris’ Operations and Client Services team. Prior to Simpluris, he served as both a Senior Director of Project Management and a Senior Director of Client Services at legal administration companies. In these roles, he was responsible for providing superior client service while using a consultative approach to administer both consumer class action settlements and remediation of corporate compliance matters. Wes served in the United States Navy, both as senior enlisted advisor and limited duty officer specializing in next-generation warfighting capabilities and technologies. Here, he led a team of more than 80 during six global deployments. Wes earned a Master of Science in Project Management from Northeastern University, is a certified Scrum Master, and a Project Management Professional (PMP).

Paul Saroj

SVP Strategic Partnerships

Paul oversees disbursement, taxation, and banking departments while leading business development for corporate remediation. Saroj served on the leadership team as Principal for SAR Capital Management, where he oversaw regulatory remediation, investor/capital markets servicing and diligence, data product management, legal administration, and strategic servicing management for private equity and public financial services clients. For several years, Saroj served as Vice President of Default and Servicing at HSBC Mortgage and Consumer Lending, building and leading operational, strategic, and quality assurance teams through some of the most critical regulatory remediation and compliance activities for bankruptcy, foreclosure, escrow/tax, insurance, short-sale, deed-in-lieu, and billing statements. He managed hundreds of regulatory controls for OCC/FRB Consent Orders, National Mortgage Settlement, CFPB, and the US Bankruptcy Code, in which his teams consistently achieved “Effective” quality ratings.

Business Development Leadership

Michael Sutherland

SVP Business Development

Marili Krejsbol

VP Business Development

Diana Ralph

VP Marketing & Business Development

Jacob Kamenir, Esq.

Sr. Director of Business Development
Sr. Director of Notice

Kimberly Sutherland

Director of Business Development

Amy Bulger

Director of Marketing

Client Services Leadership

Bri Nelson

VP Client Services

Michael Bui

Director of Client Services

Denise Islas

Director of Client Services

Eric Springer

Director of Client Services


Leveraging our past experiences, Simpluris is prepared to handle matters of every scope and scale.

Whether simple or complex, we encourage you to bring us your challenges and make Simpluris your go-to partner for technology-driven administration.








Let’s discuss how Simpluris can solve your administration challenges.

Our focus on providing superior customer service, coupled with our experience and ability to create innovative solutions, has given Simpluris a reputation for exceptional settlement administration.