Harland Clarke Leadership

Jana Schmidt

Jana Schmidt

President
Harland Clarke

Jana Schmidt is the President of Harland Clarke, a leading provider of quality payment solutions, omni-channel marketing campaigns and critical communications. She drives growth through innovation by leading the performance of all Harland Clarke business units, the senior leadership team and nearly 3,700 team members in delivering operational excellence and intelligent solutions to more than 50 million consumers and 5 million businesses.

With more than 27 years of leadership experience in sales, marketing, operations and client advocacy, Jana most recently served as the President of Harland Clarke’s Intelligent Solutions, where she was responsible for the strategy and advancement of Retail Channels, Critical Communications and the Marketing Solutions business lines. Prior to this role, Jana served as CEO of Ecova, where she led the global energy and sustainability management company by creating a clear vision and strategy for the technology-enabled services firm. Her leadership at Ecova delivered strong financial and operational results and drove tremendous value to clients through analytics-based solutions.

Jana has extensive senior leadership experience at Harland Clarke, having also previously served as Harland Clarke’s Executive Vice President of Sales and Marketing before her time at Ecova, leading national sales, client management and marketing strategy. Additionally, Jana led Harland Clarke’s Marketing Services division and was also Harland Clarke’s Vice President of Business Development, where she increased value through organic growth strategies across business segments.

Jana is a member of the Young Presidents’ Organization of Atlanta and is a board advisor to Junior Achievement of Georgia. She holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Psychology from Colorado State University.

Rick Ebrey

Rick Ebrey

President, Payments Division
Harland Clarke

Rick Ebrey is responsible for the Harland Clarke Payments organization. As Division President, he aligns interdependent processes to ensure success for Harland Clarke’s approximately 6,700 financial institution clients. Rick’s oversight includes the development, implementation and delivery of innovative product and service offerings in payment, security and print solutions. He is accountable for providing needed solutions to banks, credit unions and investment firms in the United States and the Caribbean. Rick also serves on the Harland Clarke Holdings Leadership Team and on the Harland Clarke Senior Leadership Team. He reports to Dan Singleton, CEO of Harland Clarke. 
 
Prior to his current role, Rick served as Executive Vice President of Sales and Marketing as well as led Harland Clarke’s Major Markets division, accountable for the performances of three sales divisions, the Major Accounts Marketing Services and Strategy teams, and the Major Accounts Management team. He joined Harland Clarke in 1994. Rick earned his Bachelor of Science degree in Economics from Oklahoma State University. He also attended the Executive Education Program at Northwestern University and the General Management Leadership Program at Columbia University.
 
Professional Highlights:
Expert in evolving payments innovations
More than 20 years of experience working in the financial services industry
Proven leader of large, matrixed organizations

Scott Hansen

Scott Hansen
Senior Vice President, Chief Marketing Officer
Harland Clarke
 
Scott Hansen is responsible for developing and executing a defined product and marketing strategy, maximizing alignment with the sales force, and promoting our value proposition.
 
Scott brings more than 30 years of marketing, product management, technology and business development experience to our team.  He has been instrumental in guiding companies through transformation and forging them into high growth businesses.  He served as Senior Vice President for Davis and Henderson (D+H), a Canadian based company with more than 5,000 employees known primarily for check printing, mortgage/student solutions, core systems and lending systems with responsibility for strategic marketing planning, budgeting and brand portfolio governance.  During his tenure at D+H, he drove the transformation of the marketing organization structure and received honorable recognitions in bank core processing and commercial lending categories.  Scott also helped grow Harland Financial Solutions to more than $300 million in revenue through organic growth and aggressive acquisition strategies.
 
As a key leader on the Harland Clarke team, Scott’s expertise will continue to help us protect and grow our base by deepening client relationships, expand our product portfolio and focus on maximizing our data capabilities.

Don Dolan

Don Dolan

President, Retail Channels Division
Harland Clarke

As President of Harland Clarke’s Retail Channels Division, Don Dolan is responsible for the businesses and brands that touch the individual consumer and the small-business customer directly, as well as through clients that include major big box retailers, direct selling associations and franchise organizations. The scope of his oversight includes Checks In The Mail™, Expressionery.com™, iPrint®, Private Label®, and TranSource®, as well as emerging B2C and B2B brands and businesses. Don’s experience spans more than 30 years in the security printing industry. He founded several regional check printing companies, including CustomDirect® and the original Checks In The Mail. Following the sale of several of his companies in 1992, Don was asked to join Clarke American as Vice President of Sales and Marketing. In the ensuing two decades, he has held other leadership positions, including Vice President of Partner Marketing Solutions, Vice President/General Manager of Business-to-Business Products and Services Division, and most recently, Senior Vice President and Division President of Retail Channels. Don serves as the national President of the Check Payment Systems Association (CPSA). He received his Bachelor of Business Administration degree from Thomas More College and attended Executive MBA programs at Columbia University and the University of Virginia, Darden Graduate School.

Mark Harris

Mark Harris

Senior Vice President and General Manager, Intelligent Solutions
Harland Clarke

Mark is responsible for the business operations in support of delivering secure, high-value critical communication to help our clients grow their business. Mark has more than 30 years of experience with Harland Clarke Holdings, its affiliates and legacy companies in various leadership capacities, including marketing, sales, business development, product management, mergers and acquisitions, operations, account management, national accounts and partnership management. Mark has also served in leadership roles with Fortune 500 companies, First Data and Fiserv.

Serving on the Intelligent Solutions Leadership Team, Mark is focused on advancing Harland Clarke’s commitment to client satisfaction, quality and process excellence.  

Mark is a graduate of Pennsylvania State University.