We relish the work we do.

Three members of the GovWebworks leadership team, Justin Davis, Chris Davis, and Christopher Prinn, founded the parent company, Portland Webworks, in 1999. Over the years, we have consistently enjoyed client and industry praise for innovative web and software development in the public sector. By maintaining a focus on client satisfaction and high quality, technically innovative, and visually appealing products, the leadership team inspires the entire Portland Webworks team to relish the work we do.


Leadership team

Justin Davis headshot

As founder and president, Justin remains fully engaged in driving the day-to-day operations. Since he began the company in 1999, his personal leadership style has helped to set and maintain the company’s standards for integrity, quality, and innovation, and he can frequently be found working directly with clients to understand and articulate their needs.

Justin Davis


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Another founding member of the company, in the past 20 years Chris has built an exceptional depth of experience in network operations, hosting and DevSecOps. He leads the way in working with our clients to design and implement the appropriate infrastructure to support their business needs and regulatory requirements. He continues to stay abreast of the latest security protocols and requirements, ensuring our network and systems meet the most rigorous standards for compliance.

Chris Davis

Director of Technology

head of chris prinn

In Memoriam – 1970-2021

Former Creative Director Christopher Prinn was a friend and mentor to so many and left an indelible mark on our organization and in our memories. As a founder, his exceptional talent, work ethic, and disposition were integral to our success over the years. Read more

Christopher Prinn

Director of Creative

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Tom brings almost three decades of business development and account management experience to his role as Director of Client Engagement. A 10+ year veteran with the company, he has been responsible for definition and development of the GovWebworks brand, and continues to drive focus and growth. He relishes the opportunity to dig in to the issues that drive our clients’ needs, and respond with solutions that speak to these underlying challenges.

Tom Lovering

Director of Client Engagement

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As Director of Project Management and Quality Assurance, Alison has been largely responsible for the development and broad adoption of our agile culture. As a PMP, PMI-ACP, CSM and CSPO she certainly knows her stand-ups from her retrospectives, and she has been able to take a pragmatic approach to developing a flexible framework that provides transparency, flexibility, and predictability for our clients.

Alison Schestopol

Director of Project Management & QA

Kevin Ferguson

As Director of Software Development, Kevin heads up the largest team within our organization, and is responsible for maintaining the high standards of experience and skill that you can expect from our development team. His vision helps ensure that our organization remains in-tune with the evolving landscape of web technologies, while continually honing our skills with the technologies that matter most to our clients.

Kevin Ferguson

Director of Software Development

Sarah Crossman

Sarah heads up our growing user experience team, bringing more than 15 years of experience in defining and articulating client needs. With a background in project management and an affinity for business analysis and product leadership, Sarah advocates for foundational analysis and research, coupled with testing and validation to deliver friendly, accessible, refined experiences for users.

Sarah Crossman

Director of User Experience

Hellen Fitzpatrick

As Software Development Manager, Hellen Fitzpatrick oversees the end-to-end delivery of Drupal implementations by ensuring high-quality code standards, managing project timelines, and maintaining client satisfaction. In her former role as an agile project manager and certified Product Owner/ScrumMaster, Hellen oversaw public sector projects in the judicial, financial, and IT sectors, serving large agencies in the states of Minnesota, Missouri, and Idaho, among others.

Hellen Fitzpatrick

Drupal Software Development Manager