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Management Team

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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.

 

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Kenneth Munson
Chief Operating Officer

As Chief Operating Officer, Kenneth Munson is a recognized leader in cloud-based demand-side management, grid analytics, and intelligent energy storage technology. He joined the Company in April 2018 and will lead the Company's operations, engineering, and global growth strategy; responsible for driving the company to achieve and surpass sales, profitability, and operational objectives. Most recently, Mr. Munson was CEO of Sunverge Energy, a startup he co-founded in 2009 that provides a cloud-based platform for managing fleets of intelligent energy storage systems and virtual power plants serving utilities and consumers in the US, Canada, and Australia.
Under Ken's leadership Sunverge Energy has been awarded multiple patents, was voted to the Global Cleantech 100 list for three consecutive years, named as a Frost & Sullivan Asia Pacific Best Practice award winner, achieved top ranking in Navigant's Leaderboard Reports for Virtual Power Plant Software and as a Distributed Scale Energy Storage Systems Integrator, and named to Greentech Media's Grid Edge 20 as a disruptive leader to be watched in the field of technology and energy.
Prior to co-founding Sunverge, Ken has spent the majority of his career in senior leadership positions in emerging industrial technology markets both domestically and internationally having spent nearly 20 years in Europe, Japan, South East Asia, Australia, and New Zealand.
Ken graduated from California State University at Sacramento with bachelor's degrees in Marketing and earned his MBA from St. Mary's College of California Graduate School of Economics and Business Administration.

 

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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.

 

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Jordan Campbell
Director of Account Management

Jordan joined the DC System’s Team in 2014. As the Director of Account Management, he directs the installation and maintenance of DC System’s Real Time Smart Energy Suite. Jordan and his integral team members employ a wide variety of technical experience and provide outstanding customer support to our DC System’s family. Under Jordan’s direction, challenges become opportunities that are matched only by the attention to detail and the creative flexibility needed to insure success.
Jordan attended California State University Chico and spent nine years in the United States Marine Corps Reserves. He has been awarded with the Navy and Marine Corps Achievement Medal, Humanitarian Service Medal, Sea Service Deployment Ribbon, and the Selected Marine Corps Reserve Medal.

 

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Christine Zimmerman
Project Manager

An integral and highly versatile leader in the DC Systems Team, Christine has established herself in the last seven years as a strong manager of the Professional Services Team. Unmatched in her skills of time and resource management, Christine has been essential in the delivery of an extensive list of on time and on budget projects for our valued customers.
With a background in sales, operations, and management, Christine brings a unique ability to transition seamlessly in all business endeavors and an exceptional ability to effectively communicate with everyone who has the pleasure to meet her.
Passionate about the outdoors, Christine spends most of her free time with her family hiking, biking, boating, and skiing.