Govurn delivers convenient and secure decision management solutions.

Whether it is a public or private election, voting or polling event, or an informal survey, we all make decisions each day. Groups of people organize to share their voice and be heard. These voices collectively make and inform decisions with impact, with lasting and important consequences.  Who you are and what you have to say deserves respect, privacy and protection. Obtain results you can trust with Govurn.

Govurn is a comprehensive decision management company that provides products and services for organizations who need to collect information and opinions to derive outcomes. Whether you are a blockchain company with a comprehensive governance model or home owners’ association, you deserve the best solution to arrive at successful results you can trust.




Chief Election Executive & Co-Founder

Mr. Bodin is a 'certified' Election Geek and pioneer in the implementation of secured, remote electronic balloting. In 2003 he founded Election Trust, a leading 3rd Party Authority and integrator of election management solutions. In total John has supervised over 300 private and public sector elections for such clients as Special Purpose government districts, municipalities, state regulatory boards, tribal governments and so on. His company, Election Trust, is a strategic partner of Govurn.

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Chief Strategy Officer & Co-Founder

Mark is a seasoned executive, consultant and educator having held various executive leadership positions in technology over the last 18 years. He specializes in business strategy and the application of blockchain technologies. He is on the founding team of numerous blockchain companies and is the Chief Strategy Officer at Govurn. Mark is a speaker, professor and adviser, supporting a wide variety of institutions in the space including Seattle University, University of Washington, and General Assembly.

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CTO & Co-Founder

Chris began his professional life as an attorney, but was pulled away by the siren song of Seattle tech. As a developer, he was employed by Visio and Microsoft before turning to consulting. In that capacity, he has designed and developed systems across numerous industries, often focused on large data solutions.

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CEO & Co-Founder

Karl is a tenured senior IT leader and experienced direct sales executive in the channel partner marketspace. He has deep experience with operational management, transformation, strategy realization, portfolio management, and other IT leadership challenges. His business acumen coupled with technical expertise ensures ideal solutions for his partners and customers. Karl has over 20 years of experience in the IT industry including senior positions at Fisher Communications, Golf Savings Bank, Sterling Savings Bank, and Kyocera Document Solutions.

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Chief Software Architect & Co-Founder

Kevin is a senior architect with 25 years’ experience working on software projects both as a contributor and leader starting at Microsoft and consulting for the last 15 years. He specializes in applying technical solutions to real world issues utilizing the best technologies for the situation. Kevin is the Chief Software Architect at Govurn and a Partner at 4Block Solutions which provides advisory and oversight services for companies in the blockchain ecosystem.

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Marketing Coordinator

Chloe graduated from Seattle University with a degree in Business Marketing. Since then she has been focusing on enhancing her skills and knowledge in the marketing, sales, blockchain and technology spaces. She is excited to be a part of Govurn and contribute her experience to the company.

"The vote is the most powerful instrument ever devised by man for breaking down injustice and destroying the terrible walls which imprison men because they are different from other men.”