Investor Relations

Management Team

Chris Hulls Chris Hulls Executive Director, Co-founder and Chief Executive Officer View bio
Chris Hulls

Chris Hulls

Executive Director, Co-founder and Chief Executive Officer

  • Chris is a Co-founder and the Chief Executive Officer of Life360.
  • Chris was previously an angel investor in or an advisor to a number of technology companies including Tile, Credible, Ring, Automatic, Honk, and Zendrive. He is also an Air Force veteran and served in Afghanistan.
  • Chris holds a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration with Highest Honors from the University of California, Berkeley.
 
Alex Haro Alex Haro Executive Director, Co-founder and President View bio
Alex Haro

Alex Haro

Executive Director, Co-founder and President

  • Alex is a Co-founder and President of Life360.
  • Alex previously worked on Orbited, a popular open source project that allows real-time communication in the browser.
  • Alex studied Computer Science at Pomona College / Harvey Mudd.
 
Wendell Laidley Wendell Laidley Chief Financial Officer View bio
Wendell Laidley

Wendell Laidley

Chief Financial Officer

  • Wendell recently joined Life360 in 2019 to fulfill the role of Chief Financial Officer.
  • Wendell is responsible for managing our Fundraising, Accounting, Finance, and Business Operations (Legal, IT, Operational Analytics) functions.
  • Wendell was previously the CFO of Big Switch Networks; VP Finance, Treasury, and Investor Relations at AppDynamics; Founder, COO, and CFO of Realm Cellars and also a Principal at RS Investments.
  • Wendell holds a Bachelor of Arts (Economics) from Hobart College.
 
Itamar Novick Itamar Novick Chief Business Officer View bio
Itamar Novick

Itamar Novick

Chief Business Officer

  • Itamar joined Life360 in 2012 and currently serves in the role of Chief Business Officer.
  • Itamar currently manages our Business Development team.
  • Itamar was previously a Venture Capitalist at Morgenthaler Ventures (Canvas Ventures), Head of Product at Gigya, and served in the Israeli Defense Force, founding its computer criminal investigations unit.
  • Itamar holds a Bachelor of Science in Computer Science from Tel Aviv-Jaffa College, and a Master of Business Administration from the University of California, Berkeley.
 
David Rice David Rice Chief Operating Officer View bio
David Rice

David Rice

Chief Operating Officer

  • David joined Life360 in 2015 and currently serves in the role of Chief Operating Officer.
  • David currently manages our Experience and Product teams.
  • David was previously Chief Product Officer at VEVO LLC, Senior Vice President at CBS Corp., Vice President of Product at Yahoo, and Group Product Manager at Microsoft.
  • David holds a Bachelor of Arts in Economics and Japanese from The University of California and a Master of Business Administration from Harvard Business School.
 
Amol Kher Amol Kher VP of Engineering View bio
Amol Kher

Amol Kher

VP of Engineering

  • Amol joined Life360 in 2015 and currently serves in the role of Vice President of Engineering.
  • Amol currently manages our Engineering team.
  • Amol was previously a technical founder at Wello and team leader at Netflix, Google, and Microsoft.
  • Amol holds a Master in Computer Science from the University of Missouri.
 
Ariana Hellebuyck Ariana Hellebuyck VP of Marketing View bio
Ariana Hellebuyck

Ariana Hellebuyck

VP of Marketing

  • Ariana joined Life360 in 2018 in the role of Vice President of Marketing.
  • Ariana currently manages our Marketing and Communications teams.
  • Ariana was previously Brand & Marketing Lead at NerdWallet, and Vice President of Brand Marketing at The University of Phoenix.
  • Ariana holds a Bachelor of Arts in Communication from St Edward’s University, and a Master of Business Administration from the University of San Francisco.
 
Ben Kim Ben Kim VP of Product View bio
Ben Kim

Ben Kim

VP of Product

  • Ben joined Life360 in 2018 in the role of Vice President of Product.
  • Ben currently manages our Product team.
  • Ben has spent the past 15 years leading mobile teams across a diverse set of companies, including Microsoft, Yahoo, Groupon, Gametime, and other early stage startups. Ben started his career as a software developer for Sun Microsystems, making technical advancements in the Java programming language.
  • Ben holds a Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering/Computer Science, and a Master of Business Administration from University of California, Berkeley.
 
Jon Troutman Jon Troutman VP of Design View bio
Jon Troutman

Jon Troutman

VP of Design

  • Jon joined Life360 in 2018 in the role of Vice President of Design.
  • Jon currently manages our Design team.
  • Jon was previously Co-founder and Chief Design Officer at Canary, a smart home security company, and Lead Product Designer at General Assembly.
  • Jon holds a Bachelor of Fine Arts in Graphic Design from Brigham Young University.
 
Monica Walls Monica Walls VP of People & Talent View bio
Monica Walls

Monica Walls

VP of People & Talent

  • Monica joined Life360 in 2018 in the role of Head of People.
  • Monica was previously Head of People and Talent at a small data analytics company, and Vice President of Human Resources for Nexenta Systems.
  • Monica holds a Bachelor of Arts in Business Management, and a Master in Organizational Management from the University of Phoenix.
 
Steven Yarger Steven Yarger VP of Membership Services View bio
Steven Yarger

Steven Yarger

VP of Membership Services

  • Steven Yarger joined in 2019 to lead the Membership Services team.
  • He has over 20 years experience managing successful high-growth teams in the US and internationally, including with Uber, Trulia, Orbitz and Goldman Sachs as well as several early stage startups prior to joining Life360.
  • Steven holds a Bachelor degree in Computer Science from Duke University and a Master of Business Administration/Master of Public Policy from the University of Michigan.
  • He is an adjunct at the University of San Francisco MBA program teaching high-growth management, mentors young women Engineers considering Silicon Valley tech careers through the Duke University DTech program, and is a registered patent agent.