Jesse B. Kranz, CIO

Mr. Kranz has strong technical, computer network, and engineering skills. He is the beneficiary of intense military training who served as an officer in the U.S. Air Force for four years until joining FTT in August 2005.  Mr. Kranz  immediately tackled the design and implementation of FTT’s server, database, and project management infrastructure.  Mr. Kranz possesses extraordinary patience and can explain the business relevance of complex technical subjects in a way that co-workers can understand.  Prior to FTT, Mr. Kranz served as a Combat Communications Engineer for Operation Iraqi Freedom. He also served as a technology advisor to Homeland Security and as an Acquisitions Officer at the Electronic Systems Center.  He received a Bachelor of Science degree in Computer & Electrical Engineering from the University of Colorado – Boulder in 2001 and received an MBA with a concentration in Finance in 2005; Magna Cum Laude.