Doug is responsible for legal, risk management, corporate governance, securities compliance and intellectual property. Doug joined Axon in 2002 and served as the company's President from 2010-2015 in addition to General Counsel. Prior to Axon, Doug served as Vice President and General Counsel of Aspec Technology, a publicly traded semi-conductor IP company located in Sunnyvale, CA from 1998 to 1999, at which time he was promoted to President and CEO and continued in that role through 2001. He was also Vice President and General Counsel of Zycad Corporation, a publicly traded high technology company located in St. Paul, MN and Menlo Park, CA, from 1984 to 1998. Doug has a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Economics and Business Administration from Gustavus Adolphus College, and a Juris Doctor Degree from William Mitchell College of Law, cum laude. He is admitted to the Minnesota State Bar and the Arizona State Bar.