Meet Our Team

Jacob Baadsgaard Founder and CEO
Jacob Baadsgaard

Jake is the CEO and fearless leader of Disruptive Advertising. His face is as big as his heart, and he loves hugs, improving ROI, and coming up with killer account strategies.

Adam Haining Chief Technology Officer
Adam Haining

Adam is our CTO who helps us build and use technology to work smarter. He has 4 awesome kids, enjoys watching a good football game, and has an amazing wife who helps him coordinate his outfits. Adam used to lead our web analytics before stepping into the role as CTO and still has a hand involved in our analytics services.

John Covey Chief Operating Officer
John Covey

As the COO, John’s mission is to have every client an "Extremely Satisfied Client". 7 Habits certified, he loves helping people develop personally and professionally. Cycling, tennis, and 15 grandchildren keep him on the go.

Dallan Moody Chief Financial Officer
Dallan Moody

With 20 years of experience in the finance field, Dallan has a fascination for positive cash balances and smart fiscal practices. In addition to sifting thru spreadsheets, Dallan loves BYU sports and road trips with his delightfully happy wife and 4 incredible boys.

Daryl Klingaman Chief Revenue Officer
Daryl Klingaman

Often referred to as The Foosball Champ, Daryl leads our sales and onboarding teams at Disruptive. His strategic mind helps ensure we’re partnering with the right companies and have the right tactics in place from the start. When he’s not working, he enjoys the great outdoors with his wife, daughter, and black lab. He loves skiing, Jeeping, mountain biking, and snorkeling.

Chris Dayley VP of Testing & Site Optimization
Chris Dayley

Chris envisions a world where every business tests their ideas, where touching a computer screen doesn't leave a fingerprint, and where lightsabers are real. When he's not fixing his hair you will most likely find him pushing the boundaries of A/B testing and disrupting the website design space.

Brittani Hunsaker Director of PPC
Brittani Hunsaker

Brittani has a passion for online marketing and driving results for businesses. She strives to revolutionize each client’s online marketing strategy. She's a huge Game of Thrones fan, closet Candy Crusher, and enjoys spending time with family & friends.

Sarah Rodriguez Design Director
Sarah Rodriguez

Sarah's our quiet, sassy CRO designer. Always well dressed and hardworking, she is one of our client's favorite people to work with. On the weekend she's baking macaroons or is getting fitted for custom opera gowns.

Kristie McClure Finance Director
Kristie McClure

Kristie is our “number girl.” She has a weird thing for 10-keys. When she isn’t making sure the balance sheet actually balances, you can find her doing anything and everything with her amazing husband and golden retriever, Max.

Adam Kaiser Senior Marketing Strategist
Adam Kaiser

Adam is our rock star Client Account Manager. Literally. We finally convinced him not to hold band practice at work, and he still swears that cutting his hair short doesn't make him a sellout.

Jace Ross Senior Marketing Strategist
Jace Ross

As the worlds most okay bass player, Jace Ross (AKA the Bass Boss) loves helping businesses with their PPC Strategy. He also enjoys playing guitar, fishing, and just chilling with his wife and their little dog Luna.

Cory Beighly Senior Marketing Strategist
Cory Beighly

Cory is passionate about finding strategies to help companies succeed. He married his dream-woman, is a wanna-be rock star drummer and enjoys Caribbean getaways. Go Jazz!

Joey Sargent Senior Marketing Strategist
Joey Sargent

Joey believes that Disruptive is the perfect place for him because he loves the impact that good marketing can make. He loves talking to people and playing ping pong on his breaks. Talk to him about golf and baseball!

Cory McEwan VP of Operations
Cory McEwan

Cory has been in the Digital Marketing industry for a decade, and is in charge of making our team as efficient as possible.

He's an avid Utah Jazz fan, and he loves to golf.

Craig Wakefield VP of eCommerce
Craig Wakefield

You may find Craig in full camo at 10,000 feet with his bow, or in tails out on the dance floor.

Relationship management and marketing are his forte. He has a knack for blending art and science to grow business and create success.

Brandt Whiting Marketing Consultant Director
Brandt Whiting

Brandt is our world traveller, recently going on a 7 month trip through Asia, Africa and Central America. You can find him running races and playing volleyball during the summer and jumping in frozen lakes during the winter, all while killing it for his clients.

Colby Zimmerman VP of Lead Gen
Colby Zimmerman

Colby is our wiffle ball super star! Always on top of his tasks, he's well loved by his clients and everyone at Disruptive. He's known in the office for his giant tub of protein powder and eternal love for softball.

Patrick Francom Marketing Consultant
Patrick Francom

Patrick has an obsession with strategy. Whether it’s in games, war or SEM. When he’s not making clients happy he’s gaming, kickboxing or playing with his wife and baby girl.

Chad de Lisle Marketing Consultant Director
Chad de Lisle

Chad is a Small Business Guru 8 years in the making. When he isn't checking his coworker's email threads for grammar, he's planning his weekly Dungeons & Dragons game or shredding on guitar.

Jennifer Jordan Marketing Consultant
Jennifer Jordan

Jenny's favorite thing about digital marketing is the ability to have clear impacts on business growth. Her Stanford degree in Psychology makes her effective in managing her client's marketing campaigns. On the weekends, Jenny is looking for new trails to hike.

Brad Hunt Marketing Consultant
Brad Hunt

Brad is one of our killer account strategists. His background has covered everything from paid search to email marketing and SEO.

When out of office, you can usually find him fly fishing or eating a bag of gushers.

Aden Andrus Director of Content Marketing
Aden Andrus

Over his career, Aden has developed and marketed millions of dollars of successful products. He lays awake at nights figuring out new marketing tactics and is constantly upping Disruptive's internal marketing game. He loves to write, dance and destroy computer monitors in full medieval armor.

Allison Otting Senior UI Designer
Allison Otting

Allison was our first designer. She loves improving customers' pages with quality, educated design.

Most of the time, she's building and testing landing pages. Outside of work hours, you can assume she’s updating her dog's Instagram, or trying to finally finish Fallout 4.

Jenny Hatch Chief of Staff
Jenny Hatch

As the Executive Assistant, Jenny's primary focus is to help the Executive Team better lead the company with the proper financials, reporting, presentations, accountability etc.

Jenny's role as an account manager, social media marketing manager, and accountant along with her recently earned MBA have allowed her to develop an understanding of the business that few others have.

Blake Larson Marketing Consultant
Blake Larson

Blake doesn't say as much as some people, so when he talks everybody listens because we know it's going to be important. He's got the meanest defensive foosball shot in the office too.

Jason Call Director of Data Consulting
Jason Call

Jason caught the digital marketing bug over a decade ago when his band became the first on the internet to reach a million downloads. Since then, he has devoted his career to mastering analytics and providing actionable insights for hundreds of clients, spanning many industries and verticals. If Jason isn't at his desk he's on his bike or playing his guitar.

Kevin Manning Marketing Consultant
Kevin Manning

Kevin is an outdoor man, with a love of marketing. He loves baseball ALMOST as much as he loves working on PPC campaigns. His goal is to visit every MLB stadium in the U.S.

Jeff Allan Marketing Consultant
Jeff Allan

When Jeff is not running stellar PPC accounts, you would find him up the canyon putting in 20+ miles on his bike, or star gazing with his kids. Though he may not be the best ping pong player in the office, he does show promising potential.

Glen Petersen Marketing Consultant
Glen Petersen

Glen likes to think that he's the ping pong champ, but we need a few more tournaments to be sure. When he's not traveling or riding a motorcycle, you'll find him in the office getting results for his clients.

Andrew Coggins UI/UX Designer
Andrew Coggins

Andrew is a graphic designer who's been infected with an incurable coding virus. Now he's on a crusade to make the interwebz look and act magnificent when he isn't busy grappling or shooting.

Jon Furner Development Director
Jon Furner

He does magic. Not so much the pick-a-card kind. More the how-did-you-make-it-to-do-that kind.
You've probably heard his infectious laugh at a distance and never knew that's what it was. You're welcome.

Trevor Anderson Marketing Consultant
Trevor Anderson

Trevor lives for web optimization, the outdoors, and eating out. If he isn't talking your ear off about testing theory, it's probably about that new barbecue restaurant or his latest archery session. Tim McGraw and Ice Cube are two of his top American heroes.

Brad Witbeck Creative Director & Head Writer
Brad Witbeck

When he's not heading up Disruptive's Video Advertising efforts, you can usually find Brad on a video shoot somewhere, writing a new comedy routine, or studying more acting and writing techniques with his drop-dead gorgeous wife.

Joe Broderick Web Developer
Joe Broderick

Joe is our local musical developer. He's been programming since 2007, and is great at combining research, networking, and persistent testing for the benefit of our clients.

Joe also has toured the world as a choral singer, and loves to hang out with his wife and 5 kids.

Taylor Thomas Marketing Consultant
Taylor Thomas

Taylor likely hasn't seen your favorite movie, unless it's Home Alone (1 or 2), in which case he'll gladly quote it in entirety with you. Aside from that, he's a pretty normal guy who likes improving the utility, usability, and usefulness (read: profitability) of websites.

Aj de Lisle Marketing Consultant
Aj de Lisle

AJ is an ambitious and dedicated member of our SMB branch. When he's not getting great results for clients, he loves to play guitar and tell people that he's not actually Michael Cera.

Lui Castro Marketing Consultant
Lui Castro

Lui has had a lifetime interest in psychology and the fascination to understand why and how people make purchases led him into marketing. When he is not analyzing human patterns, he loves spending time with his family and friends, as well as designing and building backyard landscapes.

Derek Peterson Marketing Consultant
Derek Peterson

Derek is kind of a digital marketing nerd. His reading list consists of copious digital marketing strategy articles, books, and blogs (which he'll never catch up on). He's a big believer that your worth as a marketer lies in your ability to grow businesses in long-lasting ways.

When not marketing, Derek is likely playing something bluesy on his guitar.

Brandon Thurgood Marketing Consultant
Brandon Thurgood

Brandon loves making data driven decisions. Because of this, he's killer at optimizing paid search and paid social accounts and getting better results for clients. He loves to play sports, hunt, fish, camp, boat and just about anything else that gets him in the great outdoors.

Shannon McKenzie Marketing Consultant
Shannon McKenzie

Shannon’s favorite part about digital advertising is using insight and data to make more effective marketing strategies. She loves Florida Gator football, cappuccinos and her dog, Dexter (not in that order). In her spare time you’ll find her listening to comedic podcasts, changing her hair color or forgetting to turn the oven off.

Josh Hansen Marketing Consultant
Josh Hansen

Josh found a love for digital marketing when a website he made became an overnight success and needed to master PPC fast to seize the opportunity. He is passionate about helping companies grow using innovative strategies and finds great joy in watching those he works with succeed. When Josh isn't making PPC magic he is usually found in the mountains snowboarding or off traveling with his wife.

Nikki Muncey Marketing Consultant
Nikki Muncey

Nikki has always had a passion for taking small ideas and turning them into something incredible, and she loves finding creative ways to help businesses become successful. When she's not at work, you can find her hiking and backpacking or looking for old furniture to refinish.

April Moody Chief of Happiness
April Moody

April ALWAYS has chapstick. Her duties include keeping Disruptive's employees fed, as well as making sure our clients are happy. When she's not making Costco runs, she's probably on an adventure with her family.

Jamison Peterson Marketing Consultant
Jamison Peterson

Jamison loves learning what customers want and how they think–especially when he can use that knowledge to create a better experience. He loves to spend time outdoors playing volleyball, grilling some dinner, or hanging out in a hammock.

Jordan Pace Marketing Consultant
Jordan Pace

Jordan is passionate about entrepreneurship and seeing businesses grow. He achieves that growth with creativity and campaign optimization.

He also loves to play sports and hang out with his family.

Derek Smith Marketing Consultant
Derek Smith

Derek is an Ecommerce testing super-hero. He loves data and he loves what the right data can do for his clients. He’s a Southern California native but loves living in Utah. In his free time you can find him with his wife exploring national parks, watching Brooklyn Nine-Nine, and rooting for the San Jose Sharks.

Chris Thompson Marketing Consultant
Chris Thompson

Chris has a varied experience in marketing from affiliate marketing and paid search to campaign and project management. He loves playing and watching sports, as well as listening to music and attending concerts.

Court Iorg Marketing Consultant
Court Iorg

Court enjoys creating strategies and making them great through the entire process. He has experience doing in-depth keyword research, and has excelled in PPC here at Disruptive. He loves his wife, good food, and the Utah Jazz.

Ashlynn Drake Marketing Consultant
Ashlynn Drake

Ashlynn loves helping businesses grow through innovative PPC strategies. Results and data-driven, Ashlynn deep dives into buying behavior to optimize her paid search and paid social accounts. When Ashlynn isn’t getting results for her clients, she loves traveling, hiking, and camping with her husband.

Jared Sybrowsky Marketing Consultant
Jared Sybrowsky

Jared has tons of fun making ads look good on Facebook and Instagram! He makes sure that every ad has something unique to offer the audience. When he's not at work Jared can be found in the mountains, or traveling to an off the beaten path destination with his beautiful wife.

Stephanie Jelalian Web Developer
Stephanie Jelalian

Stephanie is one of our web developers. If she’s not crushing it on one of our coding projects, she’s likely crushing it playing video games at home, planning her next family vacation, or playing with her dogs and baby. Stephanie likes music, Pokemon, and clean code.

Corbin White Marketing Consultant
Corbin White

Corbin loves marketing strategy and making data driven decisions. He finds joy in build lasting relationships with clients and getting them results. Outside of the office he enjoys playing the guitar, hiking and everything basketball related.

Kevin Lawrence Marketing Consultant
Kevin Lawrence

Kevin loves building relations with his clients while helping them succeed in their business. He loves the outdoors, sports and most of all, spending time with his daughter. Would love to buy a sailboat and travel the world. Also, his favorite lunch buddy is Noble Jon.

McKenzie Stanworth UI Designer
McKenzie Stanworth

McKenzie recently graduated with a Bachelor's in Graphic Design. She loves web design and enjoys any opportunity to play with code or create new layouts. In her free time, she prefers to keep it quiet. Playing with her dogs, crocheting, reading, and playing video games are some of her favorite pastimes.

Kolby Dayley Marketing Consultant
Kolby Dayley

Whether it be at work or at play, you will find that Kolby takes the time to be the best at whatever he does. If you can’t find him working, boating, snowboarding, or reading, he is probably sitting on his sofa writing songs on his guitar.

Cydney Hatch Content and Visual Marketer
Cydney Hatch

Cydney is a polka dot wearing business owner, photographer, cupcake enthusiast and writer, who through her work, shares her personal passions about visual marketing, branding and business strategy.

Dawson Haycock PPC Strategist
Dawson Haycock

Dawson brings a depth of experience to the team in addition to a great attitude and fun personality. His focus is developing meaningful relationships based on growth and results. Dawson owns more horses than anyone else at Disruptive Advertising and has broken multiple wild mustangs. Yes, he's a digital space cowboy.

Rachel Ricks Marketing Consultant
Rachel Ricks

Rachel loved the idea of digital marketing from day one. She loves the combination of strategy and creativity that it presents and she's obsessed with integrating those concepts to get killer results for her clients. If she's not at work, she's probably memorizing songs for an upcoming musical or checking off countries from her bucket list.

Chelsea Taylor Marketing Consultant
Chelsea Taylor

Chelsea is a mom of 3 blonde, blue-eyed kids, a die-hard Avengers junkie, who loves to make wedding cakes, spend time with her kids, and being active. Her gift of being embarrassingly resourceful and mischievously creative makes her a great marketing consultant. Chelsea loves her clients and working with them to be successful.

Chris Olea Marketing Consultant
Chris Olea

Chris's passion is digital marketing and growing businesses with well-thought strategy. He's a Southern California Native who misses the beach and Disneyland. When he's not being a PPC Wizard you can find him and his lovely wife traveling to their next destination or chillin’ on the sofa watching The Office.

Jenae Frick Marketing Consultant
Jenae Frick

Jenae has enjoyed working in the digital marketing space since 2008, and loves building results based relationships with every client! In her free time, she enjoys long runs, hiking in the mountains and spending time with her husband and son.

Jordan DeGraw Marketing Consultant
Jordan DeGraw

Jordan loves all things marketing. It's not uncommon to find him scrolling through his Instagram feed looking for the ads.
If you really want to make him happy, ask him about his favorite sports cars. But be prepared to smile and nod for at least a half hour.

Tyler Scofield Marketing Consultant
Tyler Scofield

Tyler loves gathering data because every piece has a story to tell. Using Result driven methods, Tyler excels at changing the way people see your website and ads to grow business. Out of the office, you can find him visiting national parks, camping under the stars or experimenting with new foods.

Richard Carey Head of Data Insights
Richard Carey

Richard started his career as a scientist and never quite kicked the urge to experiment. Too impatient for basic science, he now tests hypotheses to uncover growth opportunities for clients. Nirvana for Richard is going on an adventure in the wilderness with his family.

Jacob Hogan Video Production Specialist
Jacob Hogan

Jake is the kind of person who can get along with anyone. He's also a skilled video editor, and a HUGE asset to his team and disruptive. He is also a philosophy grad who can make you question everything you've ever known in the most delightful way. He and his beautiful wife love spending time with their adorable baby boy William.

Christine Covey Marketing Consultant
Christine Covey

Christine loves to create efficient & effective marketing campaigns. She makes ad variants in her mind for fun. When she's not optimizing accounts, you can find her hitting an overhead on the tennis court or having a dance party with her husband and six delightful children.

Clayton Kordsiemon Marketing Consultant
Clayton Kordsiemon

Clayton loves making data-driven decisions to get results for his clients. He's been working in digital marketing since 2014 and has an MBA. He loves to read and watch Netflix, as well as spend time with his wife and son.

Caden Wilding Marketing Consultant
Caden Wilding

Caden loves helping businesses grow with PPC and CRO. He has personally seen how powerful digital marking can be in a family business. On the weekends you can probably find him with friends, tinkering with woodworking, or rooting for the BYU Cougars.

Berrett Brady Marketing Consultant
Berrett Brady

Berrett has a business management degree with an emphasis in Marketing and has been working in the industry since 2012. He loves growing companies with profit-driven marketing and building lasting relationships with his clients. In his spare time, he spends time with his wife and son, skiing on the slopes, and having fun outside playing sports.

CalDon Preece Marketing Consultant
CalDon Preece

CalDon chose to work Disruptive because they make PPC accounts rain money for their clients. He enjoys life by getting outdoors to run, mountain bike, camp, swim, and waterski.

Ben Collett Marketing Consultant
Ben Collett

Ben's committed to clients and their goals. He enjoys the incredible amount of data that goes into Digital Marketing strategies. Out of the office you can find him running, skiing, listening to podcasts or cooking BuzzFeed Tasty dishes. His friends sometimes call him "Wiki-Ben" for all the various facts and stories he learns.

Miguel Villalobos Marketing Consultant
Miguel Villalobos

An obsessive site tester, Miguel joined the Disruptive family with unique experiences in international business and luxury menswear. Miguel is often seen wearing a tailored shirt or jacket; he firmly believes that dressing well is a form of good manners. Outside of work you can find Miguel practicing his multilingual skills and traveling with his wife and son.

Marilyn Weeks PPC Strategist
Marilyn Weeks

Marilyn has been working in sales and marketing for over 15 years. She loves being creative and helping businesses grow. When Marilyn isn't at work, she loves to spend time with her 3 sons, or driving her husband crazy with a DIY project.

Jacob Secrist Marketing Consultant
Jacob Secrist

Jacob came crashing into Disruptive eager to learn and hungry for success. He loves putting himself into others' shoes to create buyer personas, as well as being the bridge that connects businesses to consumers. Jacob is an aspiring Goldendoodle breeder, steak enthusiast and Game of Thrones Expert. He loves to hike with his girlfriend and dog.

Kezlie Halversen Marketing Consultant
Kezlie Halversen

Kezlie loves marketing because she likes to better understand the way people think, as well as help her clients succeed. She also loves to travel the world, spend time with her family, and hang out in North Carolina on the beach.

Joshua Lynch Video Production Specialist
Joshua Lynch

Outside of creating motion graphics for Disruptive, Joshua is a fashion and product photographer. He loves trips to La Jolla for surfing and extremely short walks on the beach. His nerdy side takes over his free time, you can ask him whatever that means.

Ross Wilcox Video Production Specialist
Ross Wilcox

Ross is Disruptive's resident VFX guru, the man-with-the-cam, and the reddest head on the video team. He loves singing and playing music whenever he gets the chance, and when he’s not working you can catch him making short films, hiking, or playing CoD.

Melissa Pelfrey UI Designer
Melissa Pelfrey

Design is Melissa's life. She loves being able to tell a story and help clients connect to their user base.
Melissa is also a big-time nerd who loves conspiracy theories and Dr. Mario. She loves to enjoy the outdoors, but not in a sporty way—more like a Bob Ross way.

Grant Jenkins Data Scientist
Grant Jenkins

With extensive mathematics knowledge and business acumen; Grant is focused on finding patterns and analyzing data , and consulting business systems to improve overall efficiency.

Daniel Harrison Marketing Consultant
Daniel Harrison

When Daniel is not working on his advertising accounts, you can find him on Xbox tearing it up on Fortnite or cruising on his motorcycle. He's also a big tv and movie buff.

Hannah Morrison Marketing Consultant
Hannah Morrison

Hannah loves learning about audiences through experimenting with website content and design. It's her goal to share that love with her clients and help them take their websites to new heights. Outside of work, she can be found at the gym, working on either her 2014 Subaru WRX or her 1995 Mazda Miata, or playing with her cats.

Blake Warnick UI Designer
Blake Warnick

Blake absolutely loves graphic design. He's been doing it for almost 5 years now. He loves learning new skills and improving his design all the time. He also loves video games and board games and is a total nerd when it comes to Marvel comics and movies.

Stefan Kapetanovic Data Insights Product Manager
Stefan Kapetanovic

Stefan comes from a technical computer engineering background and loves to use his past experiences to advance data products. His creativity and leadership will always have your best interest at heart as you work toward a common goal. He enjoys spending time with family, traveling the world, staying active, and trying new things.

Katie Rhoton Marketing Consultant
Katie Rhoton

Katie might be the most organized person in the world (she definitely had a filing cabinet for her first grade homework). She has a passion for problem-solving and brand strategy. She's an avid reader, Steelers fan, and lover of chocolate ice cream.

Amanda Engebretsen Receptionist
Amanda Engebretsen

Amanda wears multiple hats in the office. One minute it is an admin hat and the next minute it is a hat to organize the upcoming company event. Her favorite phrase is, “I’ve got your back!” Outside the office her favorite “hat” is her party hat because she just loves being with friends and family or her sunglasses because she loves adventures outside!

Josh Bushnell Marketing Consultant
Josh Bushnell

Josh is a marketing professional with over ten years of experience helping businesses reach their goals. He’s a strategic problem solver who has a proven track record of managing successful campaigns for startups to enterprise clients. He loves spending time with his beautiful wife and energetic son. He’s a diehard Utah Jazz fan and enjoys playing and watching sports.

Casey Christensen Marketing Consultant
Casey Christensen

Casey began his marketing career as a child selling fresh garden produce on the side of the road as a 9-year-old. He's since worked as a marketing strategist and loves designing, building, and testing new strategies. When he's not in the office you might find him backpacking, skiing, coaching a mock trial team, or reading a book.

Michael Telford Marketing Consultant
Michael Telford

Michael brings an extensive background of managing client relationships. He is devoted to his clients and their success. In addition to creating market strategies, Michael loves working with numbers and analyzing data. In his personal time, he can be found climbing the local mountains or spending time with his wife and five boys.

Brandon Christensen UI Designer
Brandon Christensen

Brandon has been designing for almost 7 years. He loves painting and drawing. When NOT at Disruptive he’d rather be back on a beach in Hawaii painting or surfing with his family. It’s only by huge amounts of sheer will that he is able to restrain himself from filling the office with pictures of his baby, Jack.