We're 100% Customer Focused

It's in our DNA

Our mission is to revolutionize vertical industry businesses by providing great software and services.

Our innovative, cloud-based software helps our customers more effectively market, manage, and grow their business.

At the heart of our products and services is a talented and agile team that understands the importance of listening to our customers to provide solutions that meet and anticipate their needs.

With offices in Santa Barbara, Los Angeles, San Diego, Dallas, and Boston, our business is built for long-term success and is fueled by happy and loyal customers and a team of AppFolians who value and contribute to our great culture every day.


Meet Our Executive Team

2006

AppFolio, Inc. Opens its Doors in Santa Barbara

Klaus Schauser and Jon Walker form AppFolio, Inc. to revolutionize the way businesses grow and compete by offering software, services, and transformational technology.

2007

We Sign Our First Oar

In preparation for the inaugural rafting trip, newly-appointed CEO Brian Donahoo crafts our first celebratory oar — in his garage. A tradition is launched: we've now signed 31 oars.

2008

Our First Product is Launched

We launch our first cloud product, AppFolio Property Manager, giving property managers the tools they need to modernize their business.

2009

The Debut of Hack Day

The AppFolio Engineering team hosts a 24-hour hackathon to encourage innovation, creativity and collaboration. Today, we host numerous Hack Days annually.

2010

Texas Office Opens

AppFolio opened our Dallas office to support our growing team.

2011

AppFolio Property Manager Goes Mobile

AppFolio Property Manager Mobile hits the market, making work-from-anywhere property management a reality.

2012

AppFolio Enters the Legal Market

AppFolio, Inc. acquires MyCase, a legal practice management software, to help attorneys manage cases from anywhere in the world.

2012

San Diego Office Opens

Our third location — and closest to the beach — opens in San Diego to support our growing MyCase team.

2013

We're 100% Customer Focused

Our first annual customer conference is held in Santa Barbara hosting AppFolio Property Manager customers from around the nation.

2015

We Go Public

AppFolio gets listed on NASDAQ with our public company debut.

2016

Best Place to Work!

AppFolio is honored to receive the Glassdoor “Best Places to Work” award for employee happiness in the workplace.

2017

A Fastest Growing Technology Company

AppFolio is honored to be named to the Deloitte's Technology Fast 500, a ranking of the 500 fastest growing technology companies in North America.

2018

Introducing AppFolio Property Manager PLUS

With the introduction of AppFolio Property Manager PLUS we expand our real estate product capabilities to help growing organizations with complex portfolios, compete and grow in an on-demand economy.

2019

AppFolio Acquires Advanced Artificial Intelligence Company

AppFolio acquires Dynasty to strengthen our system of intelligence capabilities, offer advanced AI technology to real estate customers, transforming the way our customers do business.

2019

AppFolio Unveils AppFolio Investment Management

With the introduction of AppFolio Investment Management we now offer an all-in-one platform that provides powerful tools to streamline real estate investment management, impress investors, and grow businesses.

2020

AppFolio Honored with Glassdoor Employees’ Choice Award

We are proud to be honored with the Glassdoor Employees' Choice Award, recognizing the 100 Best Places to Work in 2020. We know that focusing on employee experience and a strong culture that fosters innovation is central to our ongoing growth.

Today

Poised for the Future

Innovative products, dedication to our growing customers, and a deep understanding of the market solidify AppFolio as a technology leader of the future.

Our Company Values


Simpler is Better

We know that making things simple requires a lot of thought and discipline and we are willing to go the extra mile to do this.

Great, Innovative Products are Key to a Great Business

Designing and building great products that customers love is at the heart of our business!

Great People Make a Great Company

We know that great people make a great team and great teams can overcome huge obstacles. We work hard to find the best team members to join our company and work equally hard to provide a challenging and rewarding environment to motivate and bring out the best in them.

Listening to Customers is in Our DNA

We are students of "customer development" and "market validation" and use these practices to guide our product and business strategy. We know that making customer-friendly / customer-centered decisions pays off with loyalty, growth, and long term profits.

Small, Focused Teams Keep Us Agile

We believe that a small group of passionate people can deliver extraordinary results. We believe in focus and know we can only do a few things really, really well.

We Do the Right Thing; It's Good for Business

When faced with tough situations, we always do the right thing because it's good for business, and we feel better doing it.

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Behind The Scenes

Take a behind-scenes look at AppFolio and what inspires us to continue to revolutionize SaaS based products for vertical markets. Great people make great products, and that philosophy is how we were able to build a talented and creative team unlike any other in the industry.

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Jason Randall, President and Chief Executive Officer

Jason Randall, President and Chief Executive Officer

Jason Randall, President and Chief Executive Officer

Jason Randall is the President and Chief Executive Officer of AppFolio and serves on its board of directors. Jason is focused on building a successful company, cultivating a thriving team and ensuring we deliver solutions that provide great impact to our customers’ businesses.

Jason has been a member of the AppFolio leadership team since 2009, serving in various executive-level product and strategy positions, including Senior Vice President of AppFolio Property Manager and Senior Vice President of MyCase. Under Jason’s leadership, AppFolio has been listed as a 2020 Glassdoor Best Places to Work and a Best Place to Work by Fortune.

Prior to AppFolio, Jason served in various product development leadership positions at other SaaS companies, including Citrix Online (merged with LogMeIn, Inc.).

Jason received a B.S. in Environmental Studies from the University of California, Santa Barbara, and has been named to the Glassdoor Top CEOs list.

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General Counsel and Chief Compliance Officer

Matt Mazza, General Counsel and Chief Compliance Officer

Matt Mazza, General Counsel and Chief Compliance Officer

Matt Mazza is General Counsel and Chief Compliance Officer for AppFolio, and leads AppFolio’s legal, compliance, and governance affairs functions.

Matt joined AppFolio in 2016 as Vice President, Legal Counsel, responsible for all legal and corporate matters. In 2017, he assumed the role of Chief Compliance Officer, managing key regulatory and policy issues. He was named General Counsel in 2019.

Prior to AppFolio, Matt served as Senior Counsel for Deckers Brands, where he was responsible for a broad spectrum of legal affairs. He began his practice as a complex business and commercial litigator in 2003.

Matt received his Juris Doctorate from the University of California, Berkeley, and a B.A. from the University of California, Santa Barbara.

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Jon Walker, Chief Technology Officer and Founder

Jon Walker, Chief Technology Officer and Founder

Jon Walker, Chief Technology Officer and Founder

Jon Walker is a co-founder of and the Chief Technology Officer for AppFolio. In 2006, Jon, along with Klaus Schauser, founded AppFolio with the mission to revolutionize the way businesses grow and compete by enabling their digital transformation. Jon drives AppFolio’s technology vision and architecture, leading key future-focused initiatives, including artificial intelligence across the business.

Prior to AppFolio, Jon held various executive positions leading engineering development and quality assurance teams, including CTO of Versora (now part of Kaseya), providers of open source Windows to Linux migration software, and of Miramar Systems (sold to Computer Associates).

Jon also served as Senior Technologist for Nortel Networks and Xing Technology Inc. (sold to Real Networks), and as a contributing editor to LinuxWorld Magazine. He holds and has contributed to multiple patents. Software developed under Jon’s direction has been deployed to over 20 million computers worldwide.

Jon received a B.S. in Economics and Business from Westmont College, and has taught courses in computer science at the University of California, Santa Barbara, and Westmont College.

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Ida Kane, Chief Financial Officer

Ida Kane, Chief Financial Officer

Ida Kane, Chief Financial Officer

Ida Kane is Chief Financial Officer for AppFolio. Ida leads AppFolio’s financial strategy and operations, including merger and acquisitions. Under her leadership, Ida’s team works closely with business leaders to ensure AppFolio maintains its fast-paced growth and continues to achieve targeted results.

Ida joined AppFolio in 2015, bringing more than 20 years experience leading finance and operations organizations to her role. Prior to AppFolio, Ida held various executive-level positions for other publicly-traded and private technology companies, including CFO of Rightscale, Inc. (sold to Flexera), a Saas cloud computing management firm; and CFO and Senior Vice President of NASDAQ-listed thinkorswim Group Inc., a leading online brokerage and investor education firm.

Ida received her B.S. and MBA degrees in Accounting from the University of Miami, Florida, and earned her CPA license from the State of Florida. Ida has been named as a Top 50 Women in Business, a Top CFO on California’s Central Coast, and a Top Women Leader in SaaS.

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Aimee Miller, Chief Marketing Officer

Aimee Miller, Chief Marketing Officer

Aimee Miller, Chief Marketing Officer

Aimee Miller is Chief Marketing Officer for AppFolio. Aimee leads AppFolio’s corporate and product line marketing strategy and execution.

Aimee joined AppFolio in 2009 as the Vice President of Marketing, growing the company’s brand from a small start-up to a publicly-traded SaaS company.

Prior to AppFolio, Aimee held senior positions in key account management, marketing and product management at SaaS companies, including Senior Director of Field Marketing for Citrix Online (merged with LogMein, Inc.), where she led the planning and implementation of all corporate demand generation activities.

Aimee received a B.A. in Psychology from the University of California, Berkeley. She has been named a 2020 Fortune and Great Place to Work For All Leadership winner, recognizing leaders at companies that have a winning workplace culture.

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Nat Kunes, Senior Vice President, Real Estate Investment Management

Nat Kunes, Senior Vice President, Real Estate Investment Management

Nat Kunes, Senior Vice President, Real Estate Investment Management

Nat Kunes is Senior Vice President, Real Estate Investment Management for AppFolio. Nat leads strategy and operations for our Real Estate Investment Management product and service offerings.

Nat joined AppFolio in 2009 and has held key product leadership roles during his tenure, providing strategic direction for our product and company. Previously, Nat led product teams at Citrix Online (merged with LogMeIn, Inc.), and led large scale field implementations at InfoGenesis (acquired by Agilysys).

Nat received a B.S. in Computer Engineering from the University of California, Santa Barbara, and an MBA from Arizona State University. Nat serves on the Forbes Real Estate Council, commenting on the impact and benefits of real estate property tech.

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Shane Trigg, General Manager, Real Estate

Shane Trigg, General Manager, Real Estate

Shane Trigg, General Manager, Real Estate

Shane Trigg is General Manager, Real Estate for AppFolio. Shane leads strategy and operations for AppFolio Property Manager product and service offerings.

Shane joined AppFolio in 2020, after holding various leadership positions for other publicly-traded SaaS companies, including Senior Vice President, Commerce Cloud and Senior Vice President, Marketing Cloud for Salesforce. Shane also served as Vice President of Global Sales and Marketing for MRI Software (formerly Intuit Real Estate Solutions, Inc.), leading $100M+ in global sales revenue for North America, EMEA and APAC.

Shane received a B.S. in Human Ecology from The Ohio State University, and an MBA from the University of Notre Dame.

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Amy Meyer, Chief People Officer

Amy Meyer, Chief People Officer

Amy Meyer, Chief People Officer

Amy Meyer is Chief People Officer for AppFolio. Amy leads human resources, where she partners with leaders throughout the company to attract, develop and retain the right people for AppFolio.

Amy joined AppFolio in 2015, bringing 20 years experience leading HR organizations to her role. Prior to AppFolio, Amy served as Vice President of Human Resources for Citrix Online (merged with LogMein, Inc.) where she was responsible for the company's human resources business partners, talent acquisition and mergers and acquisitions. Amy also served as Vice President of Human Resources, and Human Resources Director, Asia Pacific region, for Citrix Online. Previously, Amy was Director of Human Resources at Openwave Systems, serving in several divisional and corporate HR roles.

Amy earned a B.S. in Biopsychology from the University of California, Santa Barbara, and completed the Advanced Human Resources Executive Program at the University of Michigan, Ross School of Business. Amy has been named as a Top 50 Women in Business on California’s Central Coast.