About Q5id

Headquartered in Hillsboro, Oregon. Q5id and Q5id Guardian are both led by an all-star team.

Our Team

Our executive team leads the charge to turn the complex challenges facing identity theft and fraud into the most proven identity management platform available. Together, they bring expertise from some of the world’s leading identity, security and technology companies.

Q5id CEO Steve Larson

Steve Larson

CEO & Chairman

Steve founded Q5id in April 2018 and serves as our CEO and Chairman. Prior to Q5id, Steve founded SureID, Inc, the leading provider of identity management and access control solutions for the Departments of Defense and Homeland Security. In 1987, Mr. Larson founded Unicru, Inc. Unicru was the leader in Human Capital Management (HCM) automation technology and was among Oregon’s fastest-growing private companies prior to its acquisition by Kronos, Inc. for $150 million. Steve is an accommplished CEO and is recognized nationally for his business leadership. Steve has participated on boards of several technology companies and has assisted in both funding and executive recruitment.

Janine Carnel

Janine Carnel

VP, Human Resources

In 2011 Janine joined SureID as VP of Client Support responsible for teams across the US. Prior to SureID, Janine was the VP of Sales, Marketing and Public Relations for Western Culinary LeCordon Bleu, responsible for developing events, marketing strategies and media campaigns. In 2007 Janine was awarded the Global Marketing Award for Excellence. Janine has a proven track record in marketing and operations management. Janine graduated from the University of Minnesota, Duluth, with a Business Administration Degree in Marketing.

Dianna Collinson

Dianna Collinson

VP, Strategic Partnerships

Dianna has more than 20 years of sales experience in B2B and B2C environments, working across multiple channels including Direct Sales, Retail, Indirect B2B & National Sales. Dianna currently leads Strategic Partnerships, Sales & Business Development for Q5id, and is responsible for revenue generation and brand partnership monetization. Prior to joining Q5id, Dianna was VP of Strategic Partnerships at SureID, responsible for the development and implementation of key strategic relationship across the business.

Tony Clem

Chief Information Security Officer

Tony Clem is an esteemed author and sought-after global speaker, sharing his firsthand knowledge and expertise on risk management, cyber security incident response, and IT systems planning. He is a contributing author to multiple technical and business journals including the SANS Institute and numerous Technical White Papers.

With his in-depth technical knowledge, Anthony is able to help companies navigate the complex government-mandates and business standards associated with platforms such as; PCI DSS, HIPAA, EU Privacy, SSAE 18, CIS, CSA, ISO 27001, NIST 800-53, GLB, SOX, NERC CIP, and FedRAMP.

Tony is an innovative and forward-thinking leader with a mission to effectively lead teams and improve corporate security measures on a large, global scale while spearheading the development and implementation of data security projects deploying and evaluating systems aimed at quality and efficiency improvement.

Becky Wanta

Chief Information Officer / Chief Technology Officer

Becky Wanta is a highly accomplished global senior executive with more than 30 years of success in applying extensive IT experience to guide companies in a wide variety of industries to achieve their goals. Given her successful transformations of several companies, she is considered a thought leader in Digital Transformation. She has proven her ability to improve market share and profitability while establishing long-term business relations, as well as recruiting and developing cross-functional and high-performing teams. Becky’s areas of expertise include IT strategy, enterprise software, business intelligence, and analysis, integration, strategy, cloud computing, go-to-market strategies, startups, project management, enterprise architecture, eCommerce, due diligence, strategic planning, and security.

In addition to her executive career, Becky serves as an Advisor to the Board for MIT “Wealth of Nations,” Teradata Retail/Hospitality, Calgary Scientific and 360ofme. She has been awarded the Chairman’s Award from PepsiCo, she has achieved the #4 and #12 rankings on The ExecRanks’ Top 50 Female CIOs of 2012, and was ranked in the top 200 CIOs of 2012, respectively. She has spoken at the Teradata Universe Conferences in both Australia and Tokyo, CDM Media events, and numerous other engagements all over the world. She has also been profiled by various publications, including Profile magazine and Bloomberg News. She is the holder of two US patents.

Our Board

Don Jewell

Don Jewel

Board Member

Former KPMG Managing Partner
Former Founder, CEO
Accomplished investor and Mentor

Governor Tom Ridge

Board Member

Chairman, Ridge Global
Former Governor, Pennsylvania
Former Secretary, US State Department

Ernie Allen

Board Member

Ernie Allen OBE
Consultant and Global Expert on Child Protection
Current Chair of the London-based WePROTECT Global Alliance
Former President & CEO of NCMEC and ICMEC

Tom Kilroy

Tom Kilroy

Board Member

Former EVP Sales and Marketing at Intel
Board Member, OHSU Knight Cancer Institute
Accomplished Investor and Mentor

Becky Wanta

Board Member

Becky Wanta is a highly sought-after accomplished F50+ global senior executive, CIO/CTO with more than 30 years of success and proven ability in applying extensive IT experience to guide companies in a wide variety of industries to achieve their goals.

She was awarded the Chairman’s Award from PepsiCo, and achieved the #4 and #12 rankings on ExecRanks’ Top 50 Female CIOs and 200 CIOs of 2012. She is also the holder of two US patents.