Jacob Sills - CEO

After working in private equity and investment banking, Jacob’s passion for criminal justice reform led him to start Uptrust. Jacob believes that innovation, efficiency and kindness will solve our greatest criminal justice issues. Jacob received his B.A. from Cornell University and his M.B.A. from the Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania.

Elijah Gwynn - CTO

Prior to joining Uptrust, Elijah was a full-stack software engineer at the Match Group (OkCupid) and applications developer at the NYC Department of Public Health. Elijah has 10+ years of experience building web applications using C, C++, Python, PHP and JavaScript. Elijah studied Computer Science at Carnegie Mellon University.


William Servos - Lead Backend Engineer

Will leads all of Uptrust's customer integrations and support. Prior to joining Uptrust, Will had backend and support software engineering roles with Schaefer Systems International, Sedgwick CMS, and Argent Software. His personal experiences with the justice system and time teaching in marginalized communities at Our Piece of the Pie and Organized Parents Make a Difference drive his passion for Uptrust's work. William received his B.S. in Computer Science from Trinity College.