Mr. John S. Marr has served as President and Chief Executive Officer of Tyler since July 2004 and has worked in the local government software industry since 1983. From July 2003 through July 2004, he served as Chief Operating Officer. Mr. Marr joined Tyler through its 1999 acquisition of Munis, and was elected to Tyler's board of directors in May 2002. He was President of Munis from 1994 through July 2004 during which he developed and executed a strategy that transformed Munis from a 35-person local provider of municipal information systems to a 250-employee leader in its market. Mr. Marr is a graduate of the University of Massachusetts, Amherst, and serves on the board of directors for Mercy Hospital in Portland, Maine.