Certified Payments provides government agencies with the ability to accept payments in a service fee environment, making it FREE to the agency. Our business is PCI Compliant, so all customer data is highly secured by industry standards.
The Certified Payments leadership team is comprised of experts with years of experience and expertise in the payments industry. Combining experience with passion for excellent customer service, our leadership team is committed to bringing you the best service, technology and products.
“Government payments made easy.” That’s the vision Mike LoMurro set forth for Certified Payments, a vision he’s spent the past two years bringing into sharp focus. To help solve for government payment challenges, Mike has built this team, comprised of seasoned industry pros who work relentlessly at their jobs to make yours easier. Mike’s leadership extends to the community, where he has served as a board member for the Boy Scouts of America, YMCA and, most recently, at the University of Central Florida College of Sciences.
VICE PRESIDENT OF SALES
Though new to Certified Payments, Matthew Landers is no novice when it comes to the payments industry. During his near 20-year stint (and counting) in payments, Matthew has focused on merchant services delivery to numerous industry sectors. His active lifestyle—he enjoys cycling and coaching his kids’ sports teams—extends to his career, as he leads our sales team in cultivating leads, strategizing, and providing solutions for government entities. The two-time Loyola University alum is also credentialed as a Certified Payments Professional.
VICE PRESIDENT OF BUSINESS OPERATIONS SUPPORT
Making sure that our business runs smoothly and according to plan is a big job, but thanks to her love for extreme adventure, Ashley never hesitates to face a challenge—or act on an opportunity—that comes her way. Combine that spirit with her dedication to our customers and meticulous eye for detail, and it’s no wonder we have happy clients and continue to grow.
NATIONAL SALES DIRECTOR
The veteran of the group, Forrest has been instrumental in building and providing support for the Certified Payment team from the start. Given his extensive knowledge of the payment industry, complemented by a commitment to both listen to his clients’ needs and provide solutions, and the fact that he has never met a stranger, it is no surprise that Forrest is a favorite face and trusted adviser for hundreds of government agencies.
SOUTHEAST REGIONAL SALES MANAGER
Laissez les bon temps rouler! Born and raised in New Orleans, these words perfectly describe David’s personal and professional life. His extensive background in software and technology gives him insight into the needs of government agencies, and his sense of humor, coupled with a customer-centric approach to sales, makes David a go-to resource for his clients.
WEST REGIONAL SALES MANAGER
When he’s not prospecting new business, networking with industry professionals or communicating with customers, you can find our West Regional Sales Manager spending time with his family outdoors; the Colorado native enjoys camping, hiking and fishing. DJ’s established career in banking sales, coupled with his passion for helping others, makes him an asset to both our organization and the agencies we serve. He’s ready to help you collect and process payments, and he just might save you thousands of dollars in the process.
The company’s growth trajectory has been fueled by the economies of scale it delivers to county clients, including expanded, low cost payment methods, real-time transaction posting, and automated ledger reporting.
Our team of support staff and sales executives is a wealth of information for government agencies when it comes to accepting payments.