Leadership

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Zachary K. Bradford

Chief Executive Officer, President and Director

Zach has acquired over five companies, doubled revenue, and grown CleanSpark’s workforce to over 80 employees since becoming chief executive officer in 2019. He was CleanSpark’s chief financial officer from 2014 to 2019 before taking on his current role as chief executive officer. Since 2013, he has been a partner in a public accounting and consulting firm in Henderson, Nevada. Zach is a CPA and holds a Bachelor of Science in accounting and a Master of Accountancy from Southern Utah University. He enjoys building teams, strategic thinking, and mountain biking.

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S. Matthew Schultz

Executive Chairman and Director

Matt brings over two decades of business and market development expertise to CleanSpark. Before taking the role of executive chairman, Matt served as CleanSpark’s chief executive officer from 2014 to 2019. He has helped numerous startups secure financing and expedite growth since 1999, including during his role as president of Wexford Capital Ventures, Inc. While serving as the chairman of Pali Financial Group, Inc., he led market development for dozens of public corporations. Matt is a founding member and former vice president of the Utah Consumer Lending Association.

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Lori L. Love

CPA and Chief Financial Officer

Lori brings over eighteen years of experience in finance and operations to CleanSpark. Her previous roles include work in public accounting, healthcare information technology, financial institutions, and software servicing companies. She recently served as executive vice president of finance and operations for one of the largest financial institutions in Nevada where she was responsible for financial reporting, treasury management, operations, compliance, and account management.

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Amer Tadayon

Chief Revenue Officer and President, Energy Division

An experienced executive and entrepreneur, Amer Tadayon spent the last 25 years in technology, marketing, sales, and design. He is founder and CEO of p2klabs, Inc. and has held leadership positions at Fortune 500 companies including IBM, Cognizant, and frog design. He has worked with major global brands such as Nike, MTV, and Mattel.

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Bernardo Schucman

Senior Vice President, Digital Currency Division

Cryptocurrency veteran Bernardo Schucman leads CleanSpark’s sustainable bitcoin mining and data center operations with over seven years of industry experience—a lifetime in digital currency. He most recently served as co-founder and CEO of Fastblock and ATL Data Centers prior to its acquisition by CleanSpark. In addition to his cryptocurrency expertise, Bernardo spent more than 20 years as a tech entrepreneur, software engineer, and blockchain engineer in the U.S. and Brazil.

Board of Directors

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Zachary K. Bradford

Chief Executive Officer, President and Director

Zach has acquired over five companies, doubled revenue, and grown CleanSpark’s workforce to over 80 employees since becoming chief executive officer in 2019. He was CleanSpark’s chief financial officer from 2014 to 2019 before taking on his current role as chief executive officer. Since 2013, he has been a partner in a public accounting and consulting firm in Henderson, Nevada. Zach is a CPA and holds a Bachelor of Science in accounting and a Master of Accountancy from Southern Utah University. He enjoys building teams, strategic thinking, and mountain biking.

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S. Matthew Schultz

Executive Chairman and Director

Matt brings over two decades of business and market development expertise to CleanSpark. Before taking the role of executive chairman, Matt served as CleanSpark’s chief executive officer from 2014 to 2019. He has helped numerous startups secure financing and expedite growth since 1999, including during his role as president of Wexford Capital Ventures, Inc. While serving as the chairman of Pali Financial Group, Inc., he led market development for dozens of public corporations. Matt is a founding member and former vice president of the Utah Consumer Lending Association.

Larry McNeill

Director

Larry has a diverse business background that includes a range of broad business skills gained from his many roles in real estate, finance, research, legal, management, and business strategies. These roles include serving as the director of Safeway grocery store’s consumer, sales, and store location research departments where he was responsible for the expansion of Safeway in Europe, Australia and Canada. He also served as the director of market research for A&P where he was responsible for the company’s expansion into Saudi Arabia. Other roles included an executive officer of Smith’s food and drug stores for 17 years, most recently as the senior vice president of corporate development overseeing the research, real estate, and legal departments. Larry has a Master of Business Administration from Armstrong University, a Bachelor of Arts in Business Administration, Economics, and Russian language from Minnesota State University, and has completed the course work towards his PhD in Business Management.

Dr. Thomas L. Wood

Director

Dr. Thomas L. Wood has over 33 years of highly successful experience in positions of increasing responsibility in planning and operations, policy development/implementation, construction management, defense acquisition, budgeting and programming, and managing large projects and programs. Dr. Wood previously served in the U.S. Navy, rising to the role of deputy of operations for the Navy’s Pacific Engineering Command in which he was responsible for ensuring the successful execution through nine field offices of nearly $1 billion annually in construction and services contracts. After leaving the U.S. Navy, Dr. Wood served as a subject matter expert (SME) supporting the U.S. Pacific Command (USPACOM) Joint Interagency Coordination Group (JIACG) as a senior military analyst and continued as a civil servant in senior roles thereafter. Dr. Wood graduated from Union College with a bachelor’s degree in civil engineering and master’s degree in civil engineering from University of Maryland, College Park. Dr. Wood holds a Doctor of Business Administration from Argosy University, Honolulu.

Roger P. Beynon

Director

Roger P. Beynon is an experienced CPA and owner of Beynon & Associates, a public accounting firm that has been in operation for over 34 years. Mr. Beynon has provided accounting and tax services to businesses since 1984. Mr. Beynon is a certified public accountant (CPA) and certified fraud examiner (CFE) and is a past president of the Utah Association of CPAs. Mr. Beynon is currently the chairman of the board of directors of Transwest Credit Union. He is a graduate of Weber State College (1972) with a bachelor’s degree in accounting and a minor in banking and finance.