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KNOW iNK founded by election officials focused on helping other election officials run successful elections.

  • Stage Full Product Ready
  • Industry Software
  • Location St. Louis, MO, USA
  • Currency USD
  • Founded January 2012
  • Employees 4
  • Website

Company Summary

Know iNK introduced the iPad base Electronic Voter Check in System known as the Poll Pad in 2012. Know Ink was founded by election officials who are focused on helping other election officials run successful elections while being fiscally responsible. We Know the worries facing Election Officials. We Know the challenges to conducting successful elections. We have built a reputation on hard work and dedication to Elections.


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    Scott Leiendecker
    Managing Member

    Scott Leiendecker, the creator of the Poll Pad concept, is an elections expert and former Election Director for the City of St. Louis. In 2005, Leiendecker became the youngest election director ever hired in St. Louis. He quickly transformed the St. Louis City Election Board by updating an outdated, outmoded system that resulted in better protecting voters and significantly improving the efficiency of the Election Board. The St. Louis City Mayor

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    Kyle Brian Dubbert
    Operations Manager

    Dubbert served as Policy Supervisor for the St. Louis City Election Board until 2011. He created procedures and policies to govern every aspect of conducting fair and transparent elections in compliance with H.A.V.A. and the Missouri Laws. Dubbert helped revise the current use of HAVA and other forms of State and Federal funds for the purchase of elections equipment. He received a proclamation by the City of St. Louis for his achievements.


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    Michael J. Payne
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    Rick Schmidt, CPA

Previous Investors

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    Self Funded