Rick Greene, President & CEO
Founded Wireless Data Systems in 2005 and has managed and helped grow the company from start-up to its industry leading position today by assembling an experienced and professional team. Rick graduated from the University of Colorado and began his business career with DuPont in the Electronics Systems Division. He was promoted within the division and ultimately became Western Regional Manager. He left DuPont to become an entrepreneur and co-founded Dove Computer, a networking communications company based in North Carolina. After successfully growing that company to prominence in the Apple product market, Rick left and formed a Manufacturers Rep firm focusing on wireless networking products. His interest in wireless products led to the formation and co-founding of LinkMasters. Rick was responsible for sales, engineering and field operations until 2005 when he formed Wireless Data Systems. WDS has grown over the years providing quality RF and Optical networking products nationally to Electric Utility, Cellular, Municipal, Education and Corporate markets.
Mike Duke, Director of Systems Engineering and Field Support
Mike has over twenty years of industry experience. He has held technical positions in communications at large Electric Utilities, Large ISP’s, Network Services and Microwave manufacturer’s. He has a degree in Computer Engineering from Iowa State University and holds multiple Certifications.
Don Krupp, Senior Project Manager
Joined WDS in 2013 to help further our growth in the Electric Utility market. Don received an Engineering Degree from the University of Arizona and followed with an MBA from Carnegie-Mellon. He has worked in the Electric Utility market with PG&E, PPL, Westinghouse and GE prior to joining WDS. Upon joining WDS Don earned a certification in Microwave Path Engineering. Don’s industry experience and microwave networking skills will provide significant value to WDS customers in AMI and Smart Grid applications.
Tami Krupp, Director of Finance and Administration
Tami joined the WDS team in late 2008 after moving from Eastern PA. She started her degree at Syracuse University and received her Bachelor of Science degree in Accounting from Bloomsburg University. After several years in the Public Accounting field specializing in Non-Profit and Small Business audits and tax preparation she made the move into private accounting. The shift to internal audit for the largest health system in PA and the experience provided while in public accounting has given her great depth and experience in many facets of the accounting field.