Meet the Team

We share your vision of a simpler, more efficient way to manage chemical data. Join us and see how we’ll make your vision a reality.

Kim Stier

Kim Stier


Kim Stier | Founder

Kim Stier is a founder and Board Member of SiteHawk. She has led the advancement and use of cloud-based technology in chemical information management since the company’s inception in 1993. With more than 25 years of experience in the occupational, environmental, health and safety industry, Stier is dedicated to the vision of providing chemical information to the right place at the right time to keep workers safe across the world. Stier received her bachelor’s degree from The University of Mississippi with an emphasis in microbiology and chemistry.

Douglas Thede

President and Chief Executive Officer

Douglas Thede | President and Chief Executive Officer

As President and Chief Executive Officer, Thede is responsible for strategically leading SiteHawk’s growth and expansion and interfacing with customers, employees, investors and stakeholders. Prior to joining SiteHawk, Thede served as Chief Financial Officer at MicroStrategy® Incorporated, a leading provider of enterprise software platforms. He also spent many years working for both multinational, public enterprises as well as several of the large public accounting firms. Thede is a Certified Public Accountant and holds a bachelor’s degree in business from Miami University located in Oxford, Ohio.

David Williams, Vice President, Industry & Innovation

David Williams

Senior Vice President, Client Services

David Williams | Senior Vice President, Client Services

Combining over 20 years of software industry experience and the passion for creating world-class products, Williams has successfully designed and delivered products for companies including Bridgestone/Firestone, MSN and Google. A career centered on the distribution of vital content for business, he was critical for bringing one of the first SaaS solutions for managing content for digital billboards used for public information and advertising.

Josh Edwards - Vice President, Product & Solutions

Josh Edwards

Senior Vice President, Global Sales

Josh Edwards | Senior Vice President, Global Sales

As the SVP of Global Sales, Edwards plays a vital role driving SiteHawk’s business development and client solutions. His extensive experience in leading sales personnel and forging strategic initiatives has transformed SiteHawk’s industry presence. Through tactful assessment of the marketplace and customer needs, Edwards collaborates with the product team to lead enhancements and create new solutions. Edwards earned his bachelor’s degree in Business Administration and Management from the University of Tennessee.

James Naron - Vice President Information Technology at SiteHawk

James Naron

Senior Vice President, Solutions Technology

James Naron | Senior Vice President, Solutions Technology

As the SVP of Solutions Technology, Naron leads the technology management, software development, IT infrastructure, SQL development, Scrum and database management teams at SiteHawk. He brings over 15 years of experience in software development and IT. Prior to joining SiteHawk, he served on the Enterprise Architecture Committee for the Cabinet of Health and Family Services for the State of Kentucky. Naron earned a bachelor’s degree in Computer Engineering as well as a bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering from the University of Memphis.