T4S founders have proven track records helping some of the most recognizable brands in business achieve extraordinary results. Each of our leadership team has 25+ years of experience in the IT and Consulting business across a range of industries including banking, telecommunications, insurance, life sciences, energy, utilities retail, aerospace, and more. We will leverage this experience to create state-of-the-art business & IT solutions delivered from a community-based Innovation Center.
Managing Partner // CEO
Rob is a founder and Managing Partner of T4S Partners. As CEO, Rob is directly involved in the business development and strategic direction of the organization. He also leads brand strategy, strategic partnerships, marketing sales, and lead generation activities. He brings more than 30 years of Management Leadership in Sales & Marketing and New Business Development where he has a successful track record of building profitable businesses in the IT Consulting Industry.
Prior to T4S Rob held leadership positions at AOS – President of Consulting, CSC – Senior Partner, TeleTech – Senior Business Development Director, and Unisys – Head of Federal Reserve. He has industry experience with many Fortune 500 companies in multiple industries. Rob has a Bachelor of Business Administration from the University of Toledo and is a graduate of the eCornell University’s Executive Leadership Program.
Managing Partner // COO
Bert is a founder and Managing Partner of T4S Partners. As COO, Bert is responsible for emerging technologies and overseeing customer support and internal operations. Bert has a broad background across the Infrastructure, Application, and Data Technology domains. He comes to T4S with an extensive leadership background and more than 25 years of experience in the consulting and IT services industry.
Prior to T4S Bert held leadership positions at CSC – Americas lead, Technology Consulting, National practice leader for “Applications and Data-Information Management” and EDS – Systems Engineer / Technical Analyst. During his career, Bert has served many notable Fortune 500 companies: BCBSA, Lockheed Martin, BP-Amoco, Newmont Mining, Verizon, JPMorgan Chase, Merrill Lynch, and many others. Bert holds a Bachelor of Science from Southern Methodist University, a Master’s of Science from the University of Texas at Dallas, and is a graduate of the eCornell University’s Executive Leadership Program.
Partner // CAO
Ron is a founder and Chief Administrative Officer of T4S Partners. As CAO, Ron is responsible for the Financial and Shared Services operations for T4S. Ron brings more than 25 years of experience in the areas of Finance and Operations in the Technology and Consulting Industry. Ron has also held leadership positions in the areas of operational leadership, staff management and talent development, vendor management, recruiting, and corporate policy governance.
Prior to T4S, Ron held a variety of leadership positions at CSC including, Operations Manager for Technology Consulting and Strategic Services of Computer Sciences Corporation North America. Ron started his career at Cap Gemini where he was a Principal Consultant delivering value to many Fortune 500 Companies: Conoco, British Petroleum, Novacor Chemicals, Chevron, Texaco, Imperial Oil, General Motors, and Foodbrands. Ron holds a Bachelor of Science from York College and a Master’s of Science from Kent State University.
Partner // CTO
Paul is a founder, Practice Partner, and CTO of T4S Partners. He has over 25 years of experience leading diverse, multi-national teams of IT Service & Operations Management, software development, and project management professionals. Paul has a deep knowledge of IT services and support, continual improvement, cloud enablement and cloud adoption. He comes to T4S with an extensive leadership background and extensive experience in the consulting and software industry.
Prior to T4S, Paul lead Computer Science Corporation’s Virtual Data Center Practice in North America. Under Paul’s leadership, the unit experienced market-leading, top-line growth. Paul also served as CSC’s Western Regional Technology Director where he was responsible for sales and delivery of technology solutions and offerings. Paul also held the position of Software Development Manager for IHS, a leading provider of comprehensive industry information solutions. During his consulting career, Paul has served many notable Fortune 500 companies including Comcast, Coors, UTC/Sikorsky, Catholic Health Initiatives, AARP, IHS, CVS Health, Dell, PG&E, as well as several internet-based startups. Paul is a graduate of the San Jose State University.
Partner // Advisory Consulting Practice
Carol is a founder and Practice Partner for the Digital Advisory Practice Area. She comes to T4S with an extensive leadership background and over 25 years of experience in the consulting and software industry. She most recently served as the leader for CSC’s Application Modernization & Cloud Consulting practice. Under Carol’s leadership, the unit experienced market-leading growth in both revenue and profit for multiple years. Notable clients include Freddie Mac, State of Washington, Zurich Financial Services, and MetLife.
Before joining CSC, Carol was a software engineer and development manager for Digital Equipment Corporation (now Hewlett-Packard), a leading provider of hardware and software solutions in North America. Carol holds two US patents for digital data standards and a Bachelor of Arts from the University of Michigan with a double-major in Computer Sciences and French Language and Literature.
Partner // Chief Architect
Rick is a founder, Chief Architect, and Practice Partner for the Application Development Practice. He comes to T4S with an extensive leadership background and over 25 years of experience in the consulting and software industry, most recently serving as a leader for Computer Sciences Corporation’s (CSC) IT Advisory & Strategy Group in North America. Under Rick’s leadership, this practice was responsible for delivering world-class client solutions in Enterprise Architecture, systems integration, agile development, application modernization, and new technology adoption, including cloud, DevOps, and IoT solutions.
Before joining CSC, Rick was the Technology Director for Sapient, a leading provider of comprehensive consulting software solutions, and served as a Technology Strategist for American Airlines. Rick has delivered successful solutions to a number of Fortune 500 companies and clients including ExxonMobil, Kroger, ULA, Newmont Mining, KinderCare, Accolade Health, and Merrill Lynch. Rick holds a Bachelor of Science from San Francisco State University.
OutSystems Practice Director
Kevin is our OutSystems Practice Director. He is responsible for the strategic partner relationship, offering development and go to market and practice P&L. Kevin has over 30 years of product and consulting experience in information technology and operations. His background includes leadership positions in product management, sales, account management, and consulting.
Before joining T4S, Kevin was the Product and Operations Lead over DXC’s global banking software portfolio. He was responsible for product management and services delivery across nine products and 100+ clients globally. In prior roles at CSC Consulting Group, Kevin led its mortgage software product business and held numerous roles in CSC as a Partner in the Southwest Region. Kevin has worked with many clients to optimize business processes with technology and address the challenges of digital modernization.
Kevin has a Bachelor of Science degree from Texas A&M University and an MBA from Texas Christian University.
Director of Managed & Support Services
Michael is our Director of Managed and Support Services for T4S Partners, Inc. He is an ITOM, ITSM, and Best Practice expert with a successful track record and 20 years of experience spanning global corporate management, leading geographically dispersed teams, strategy, business development, project management, and operations, mentoring and implementing ITSM solutions and Best Practices. Michael’s certifications include ITIL V4 (Information Technology Infrastructure Library), HDI-SCM (Help Desk Institute Service Center Manager), and Lean Six-Sigma. Professional experience includes creating, managing, and completing several RFP’s, including the selection process for multi-million-dollar contracts, including ITSM replacements. Continual Improvement expert removing waste and streamlining processes, and significantly reducing costs exceeding $2M per year for one client. Customer Experience expert building ITSM’s to facilitate Industry Leading Satisfaction results and metrics. ITOM expert helping drive automation, high productivity, and efficiencies of staff and processes. Michael has obtained many awards and high-level recognition in his past, including multiple Customer Service, services, and achievement awards.
Director of Program & Project Management
John is the Director of Program & Project Management and brings effective leadership to the T4S team with his valuable work experiences, education, and certifications. With over 25+ years of work experience in the information technology sector, John has held critical leadership roles at IBM, Lockheed Martin, Oracle, PGI, Cherwell Software, and CACI. John holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Computer Science from the University of New Mexico and a Master of Science degree in Information Technology from Colorado Technical University. John also holds a Project Management Professional (PMP) certification and an Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL) foundations certification.