Our Management Team

Galen Murdock

President & CEO

Galen Murdock is a creative software executive and entrepreneur with over 20 years’ experience building world-class teams, innovative products and profitable companies in healthcare, finance, and education. Mr. Murdock consults with software companies from Fortune 100 to startups to create market-driven web, mobile, native and cloud applications. He is co-creator of the blendsourcing™ model of trusted collaboration, a software architect, an Agile coach, and serves on advisory boards for several software companies and universities and on the U.S. HHS ONC’s Clinical Quality Workgroup. Mr. Murdock lives in Salt Lake City, Utah with his sweetheart, Danielle, and their four energetic children.

Michael Richards

Co-Founder & COO

Mr. Richards has over 35 years of experience in sales and marketing, corporate business operations and manufacturing. He is an entrepreneur having owned several businesses and is currently a co-founder and partner of Veracity Solutions Inc., a software consulting company specializing in strategy, execution and software expertise. Mr. Richards attended the University of Utah majoring in Biology with minors in Chemistry and Psychology.

Brian Ware

VP Business Development

For over 15 years, Brian has been helping companies bridge business problems with technical solutions. He has held leadership roles in Sales, Channel Development, Strategic Alliances, Product Development and Product Management for companies ranging from global consulting organizations to emerging cloud enablement and software as a service firms. At Veracity, Mr. Ware is responsible for working with new and prospective clients to help establish and fulfill their business goals in product and software development via Veracity’s Blendsourcing model. Brian earned his Masters of Business Administration from Utah State University and lives in Salt Lake City with his wife and 2 children.

Scott Heffield

VP Client Development

As VP of Client Development at Veracity Solutions, Scott brings over 20 years of Information Technology skill and experience across various roles, industries, and platforms. Scott has had roles in executive management, business development, and software development at companies such as Tomax, inContact and Echopass. Scott also serves as the Secretary of the Utah chapter of the International Association of Microsoft Channel Partners (IAMCP) and participates in local industry groups like Agile Executives. He is involved in leadership, music, and teaching at his local church. Scott lives in Salt Lake City, Utah with his wife of 25 years.

Robert May

VP Strategy

Robert May has an extensive background in software development. With over 17 years of professional experience he has both written software and managed software development for companies in many different sectors from government to telecommunications to healthcare. Mr. May has served as CIO, Director of Operations, and most recently as Vice President of Strategy for Veracity Solutions. Mr. May received his Bachelors of Business Administration from Idaho State University.

Val Taylor

VP Community

Val is responsible for nurturing and growing the team of resources at Veracity. His 17 year career has focused on project management, production management and building teams. As a leading producer and project lead of web development and software development projects, Mr. Taylor worked on products for Ameriprise Financial, Xennsoft, HeathRight, Microsoft, Nuskin and the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children, all major automobile companies, among countless others. Val graduated from Brigham Young University with a BS in Mechanical Engineering. Mr. Taylor is a Scoutmaster with the Boy Scouts of America and enjoys hanging with his family.