Our Team


We are not a team because we work with each other. We are a team because we work for each other.


Heretik’s unfair advantage is our team who tackles data problems with cloud technology head on. We’re a proven group with backgrounds in legal technology and a track record of selling SaaS solutions to the Fortune 50.

We create solutions that connect expert problem-solvers with most important, thrilling, and profitable parts of their work. We believe that any challenge can be solved through the right mix of people and technology and are proud of our Chicago roots. We are located at 1871 in the Merchandise Mart because we want to be a part of the community that helped us get to where we are today.


Interested in working for us? See our Careers Page.

Our Values


Heretiks always choose dare. While we are motivated by our impact as individuals, we also know there is no challenge our team can’t overcome together.


Our success speaks for itself and whenever possible, we give back to our community. We pride ourselves on being the example.


We’ve built our company, product, and team on trust. We give our best effort every time because at the end of the day, we’re here for each other to learn and grow.


The harder we work, the luckier we get. We strive to learn something from every conversation and will never stop asking why.


We aren’t afraid to play with fire. As pioneers of ingenuity, we are committed to revolutionizing the way people and machines work together.

Meet the Team

We are passionately aligned in our desire to transform how organizations analyze contract data.

Charlie Connor
CEO, Co-Founder

Walk-up Song: All of the Above – Maino

Kate Samuels
Senior Software Engineer

Walk-up Song: Bad Reputation – Joan Jett & The Blackhearts

Andy Abbott
CTO, Co-Founder

Walk-up Song: Pour Some Sugar On Me - Def Leppard

Marla Mims
Director of Business Development

Walk-up Song: Supermodel (You Better Work) – RuPaul

David Barnes
Chief Architect, Co-Founder

Walk-up Song: Humble - Kendrick Lamar

Sam Miles
Software Engineer

Walk-up Song: Forgot about Dre – Dr Dre & Eminem

Jannie Chang
Data Scientist

Walk-up Song: Insane in the Brain – Cypress Hill

Rishi Khullar
Director of Product Management

Walk-up Song: Blockbuster Night Part 1 – Run The Jewels

Adam Knight
Client Operations Manager

Walk-up Song: Blue Monday - New Order