The RV Friend Network team of professionals is a diverse bunch that’s all about working hard to make an incredible product possible. Our team has a wide array of experience that comes together to form a perfect union: from the leadership side we have over 30 years of experience in the RV industry, while from the development side we have experience in successfully managing and building the world’s largest “Travel Social Networking” site with over 15 million users worldwide in virtually every country on the globe. We are committed with experience and focused with dedication and passion to deliver the most exciting and useful social network for RVers and RV dreamers on the web… RVillage.com

 

We pride ourselves on maintaining a small-firm feel by treating each client, employee, and user with care and consideration. We’ve hand-picked a high-quality team of creatives with the diverse skills needed to create the most exciting RV Social Network platform in the world.

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Curtis Coleman
Founder, CEO

With over 30 years experience as an RV owner, enthusiast, and full time RVer, Curtis brings his passion, knowledge, vision, and leadership experience to this unique company role.

A serial entrepreneur, Curtis’ lifetime achievements are particularly vast in nature. Most notably, Curtis is a former member of the world renowned folk singing group, “The New Christy Minstrels,” as well as a restauranteur, real estate investment specialist, web development advisor, and now the founder and creative force behind the platform that could very well change the face of RV travel as we know it.


Jessie Norden
Product Manager

Jessie provides a great eye for design and knows what it takes to get users to perform the actions that lead to maximum engagement. With a BA in Digital Art from Pitzer College and years of experience in the startup world at CouchSurfing and Sovolve as well as an extensive repertoire working with international teams, Jessie is poised to be a driving force behind user retention and viral growth. She has managed our Development Team to ensure that RVillage is always innovating in new ways to meet the needs of the social RV community.

After growing up in San Francisco, Jessie has traveled the world, collecting unique experiences. She loves chocolate, SciFi movies, and memes.


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Project Coordinator

With a background in Product and Project Management, System Architecture, and Software Engineering at companies like Couchsurfing.com and Genentech, Cameron brings his energy, knowledge, and experience to RVillage. His dedication to the company and the platform make him a valuable asset as well as a friend.

 


Deborah Thompson
Operations Manager

With a passion to help the RV Friend Network team reach their goals and meet project deadlines, Deborah is responsible for leading and managing daily operations as well as heading up the Ambassador program.

Deborah and her husband, Aaron, are full time RVers who travel with their Chihuahua, Porsche. Her insights and firsthand experience with the lifestyle of living full-time in an RV add a fresh and personal perspective into the flourishing, changing, and ever growing world that is RVing.


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RVFN Operations

With a fervor for organizing and planning, Hillary is responsible for managing the daily operations of the RV Friend Network LLC. In addition, she works directly with our CEO and administrative team to ensure they meet organizational goals and project deadlines.

Hillary loves cooking, working in her garden, building large art sculptures, and cruising the west coast in a converted shuttle bus.


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Andrew Farley
System Administrator and Senior Technical Analyst

Farley has a history of technical excellence at a number of companies including CouchSurfing, Apple Computer, TBWA/Chiat/Day, Bloodhound, nProgress Inc., Overnightprints, and Neon Surge. He’s authored hundreds of websites, numerous APIs, a couple dozen mobile applications, and has managed servers and services for over 13 years.

Born in Southern California, Farley has since traveled the world over, lived in a number of different cities and continents. He continues to travel passionately and grow his career and knowledge-base, and looks for opportunities that enable him to continue this quest.


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Ann Brampton
Social Media Specialist

A former digital marketing slave, Ann launched herself 6 years ago as a successful Social Media Guru. Her passion for the outdoors, camping, hiking, and road trips inspired her to specialize in managing social media accounts for RVing and camping related companies.

British born and living between Costa Rica and Colorado, she’s usually found kayaking oceans, rafting canyons, biking trails, or hiking mountains. Her outgoing spirit gives her a great knack for creativity, sparking conversations and engagement!


Rosalyn Chauvin
RV parks Administrator / Admin Assistant

Rosalyn and her husband Roy developed a passion for travel since starting their full time RV life three years ago. They sold the house and belongings, took to the road and are loving every minute of it!

She’s been with us since RVillage went online and recently took over the role of RVillage Parks Administrator. Her work experience includes technology business management, flipping houses and financial management. In her free time she enjoys gardening, loving on her grandchildren, writing two blogs, studying the Bible, reading, and cheering on the New Orleans Saints!


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Chris Dunphy & Cherie Ve Ard
Technical/Strategic Advisors & Launch Specialists

Technomads Chris & Cherie have been living full time on the road since 2006. They’re currently RVing the USA in a geeked-out vintage bus conversion, building community as they go. With no home base – they work remotely as freelance application & software developers, technology consultants, writers and strategy advisors.

With extensive experience in development and mobile technology, and being long time social RVers – Chris and Cherie bring a unique perspective to bridge the technical aspects with a solid understanding of the objectives of a RVing social network. They managed our focus groups and beta testing, interfacing with our development and leadership teams.


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Steve Soto
Engineering Team

As part of the engineering leadership he is responsible for managing software engineering group and software consultants. This job involves executing projects to deliver high quality products on time, defining development processes for continuous improvement, driving the technology direction and leading a software engineering team.

Steve interacts extensively with cross-functional groups such as Engineering, Product Management, Project Management, Quality Assurance, 3rd party software vendors, and Professional Services. In this role Steve is managing employees distributed across multiple countries and timezones.