Management Team


Douglass Campbell
President and Chief Executive Officer

Doug is DC Systems’ chief strategist. He is responsible for defining the company’s overall product roadmap, growth initiatives, and long-term strategic plan. He oversees the management of all company operations and organizations, and ensures that DC Systems continues to build on its strong reputation for product leadership, quality, and customer service.
Doug was one of the original developers of the DC Systems RT Smart Grid Platform, now used by utility companies, large energy users, and power generators in North America, South America and New Zealand. He has built systems and software for energy management since the early 1980s, and has been instrumental in developing innovative products for the energy industry.
Prior to founding DC Systems in 1990, Doug served as Executive Vice President at Advanced Logical Solutions, a manufacturer of remote data acquisition systems and software for the electric utility industry. He also held engineering, marketing, and sales positions at several other high-growth technology companies.



Ralph Spaulding
Vice President of Engineering

Ralph joined DC Systems in 2004, after serving as an engineering consultant to the company since 1995. He was the principal developer of many features of the DC Systems RT Smart Grid Platform. He manages new product development, enhancements to existing applications and customization to meet customer requirements. He is also responsible for DC Systems customer technical support, and is the primary instructor for the company’s RT Smart Grid.
Prior to joining DC Systems, Ralph was the Vice President of Professional Services for Vizdom Software, and Chief Technical Officer of Enlighten Software Solutions. He also served as the Director of Product Development at Talarian Corp., Senior Research Engineer at Lockheed Missiles and Space Corporation, and Test Engineer at General Electric.  He trained in the nuclear power program in the United States Navy, and served with honor aboard the USS Nimitz.