For the second consecutive year, Blend has been named to the Inc Best Workplaces list! Read the full press release here.

Our Team

Blend is a company built on the strengths of its people. Our culture reflects who we are as a company, how we value each other, and the trust that comes with being a part of something bigger than ourselves.

Team Members List

Karla Santi

Chief Executive Officer / Founder

Joe Kepley

Chief Technical Officer / Founder

Sam Otis

Lead UI Developer / Designer

Marshall Crosby

Senior UI Developer

Corey Vilhauer

Director of Strategy

Bob Davidson

Director of Development

“The Blend team has been great to work with and has exceeded our expectations. We have been impressed with how quick the project moved along and couldn’t have picked a better agency to partner with.”
Michelle Hyland,
Senior Digital Marketing Strategist

Chase Burandt

Lead Developer

Chris Wahl

Lead Developer

John Pavek


Jill Whitley

Finance Manager

Nick Cobb

Director of Project Management

Taylor Lopour

Director of Sales and Marketing

Ryan Blackwell

UI Developer

Jenna Bonn

QA Practice Manager

“I think of Blend as a web dream team — they bring an ideal combination of strategic thinking, creative problem-solving and stellar design to every project. On top of that, they’re serious about client service, getting our work done on time and on budget, and being super responsive throughout the process.”
Erika Batcheller,
Director of Communications

Tori Houwman

Project Manager

Steph Sommers

Lead Developer

Shannan Arens

Lead Project Manager

Tré Smith


Thomas Pofahl


Kenzie Shubert


Annie Jurgens

Digital Marketing Manager

Dustin Jansick

Project Manager

Jennifer Gray

UI Developer

Ben Thoreson


Avery Timmons

Operations Manager

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