Our Staff

Our Staff

Derek Lawless
Derek Lawless

Chief Technology Officer

Derek joined Advance Trading in August 2018 as Chief Technology Officer. He graduated from University of Northern Iowa with a Bachelor's of Science in Computer Science in 2003. He joins ATI after a 15 year career with State Farm Insurance. Derek's past experience includes information security, mobile and web application development, and work in machine learning and intelligent systems. He also has entrepreneurial experience with a mobile startup founded in 2009. 

Derek is married with two children. He enjoys craft beer, anything science or technology related, and watching professional football and soccer.