Chuck Cooper, SVP of Enterprise Architecture & CISO

Mr. Cooper joined Paylocity in 2004 and has led the development of our flagship product, Paylocity Web Pay. Chuck also helped Paylocity obtain Microsoft Partner certified status as an Independent Software Vendor (ISV) for the past 8 years. Currently Chuck is responsible for Enterprise Architecture and Security.

Prior to joining Paylocity, Chuck had led the development of the financial management functionality in CA's Clarity, and Proamics' ProActa/Sage's Project Accounting/Geac's SmartStream Projects. He has also worked as an Enterprise Architect at Washington Mutual, and as a Software Engineer worked on Borland Paradox and Great Plains' Property Management.

Mr. Cooper is certified by (ISC)2 as a Certified Information Security Professional (CISSP), and volunteers as a Secure Development Advisor, Technical Project Advisor Group, for the Open Web Application Security Project (OWASP).

Mr. Cooper holds Bachelor degrees in Economics and Development Studies from the University of California, Berkeley where he graduated with Highest Honors, Distinction in General Scholarship and as a member of Omicron Delta Epsilon.