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Founded in August of 2000 and based in San Francisco, Urbana SoftwareTM is led by Kaj Pedersen, Chairman, Michael Flaherty, President and Founder, Todd Huss, CTO, and Douglas Wallace, Ph.D., Vice President of Research. The management team collectively has more than 70 years of experience in enterprise software and hardware, finance, management consulting and academic and applied psychological research.

Prior to joining Urbana in November 2001, Kaj was vice president and general manger for Terra Lycos' finance units,, Raging Bull and Small Business. Michael headed an SAP consulting company, The Amber Group, and was previously a systems engineer for SAP AG. Todd was CIO for prior to joining Urbana; he has also worked for IBM, Price Waterhouse and The Amber Group, where he managed enterprise systems for global brands. Dr. Wallace owns Soc-Sci Consulting, which facilitates academic and applied psychological research. He conceived and wrote the patent application for Urbana's Distractor Analysis Technology®.

The Team

Kaj Pedersen

Chairman of the Board

Michael Flaherty


Todd Huss

Chief Technology Officer

Douglas Wallace, Ph.D.

VP of Research and Development

Lycos USA
Urbana SoftwareTM and Lycos USA partner to offer diagnostic and remedial SAT preparation on the PerTest Enterprise Suite.

Terra NetworkTMs
Urbana Software and Terra Networks partner to offer diagnostic and remedial SAT preparation on the PerTest® Enterprise Suite to spanish speakers.

The Insurance Education Association chooses Urbana SoftwareTM for it's ARM54 preparation exams.