About Us

We are civic technologists innovating the way communities work together.

Members of our executive team developed and implemented the technology that powers Feeding America. The nationwide network of more than 200 food banks feed more than 46 million people through food pantries, soup kitchens, shelters, and other community-based agencies. With success in that space, our executive team is developing open-sourced technologies. 


Norris Brown

William "Norris" Brown


Norris spent 35 years with HSBC Bank serving in a variety of leadership roles that included technical/software development projects as well as being the department head of customer service and real estate loss mitigation units. Following that career, as President of ServingLynk, he has helped to oversee and support a variety of software development projects focused on the human services and non-profit sectors. Norris is married to Liane for 37 years and has two daughters and two grandchildren.

Eric Jahn

Eric Jahn


Eric has been working to web enable health and human services since 2002. He's worked on numerous standardization efforts, and implemented various interoperable open source human services systems. Eric received a Masters in Public Administration from The Mark Hatfield School of Government in Portland, Oregon, and a BA from Northwestern University in Evanston, Illinois.

Carl W. Treleaven

Carl W. Treleaven


Carl Treleaven is Chairman and Co-Founder of ServingLynk. He has spent more than 30 years in business management. Carl began his career as a consultant with Deloitte and has been a CPA as well as CEO of several international enterprises. He is also a named inventor on more than 20 US and international patents. Currently, he is an active angel investor. Carl has a BA from Rice University in Houston and an MBA from Dartmouth College (Amos Tuck School of Business Administration) in Hanover, NH.