Our Team - T4S Partners

T4S Partners is focused on helping our clients achieve their desired outcomes by effectively connecting systems, processes, people, and insight to create a competitive advantage.

We are a “Next Generation” consulting firm that helps organizations create compelling new customer solutions, optimize their IT organization and assets, and transform enterprise service management functions.

T4S Partners consultants have assisted some of the most recognizable brands in the business to achieve extraordinary results.

Leadership

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.

Rob Ash

Rob Ash

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.

Bert Lasley

Bert Lasley

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.

Ron Santini

Ron Santini

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.

Paul Tocci

Paul Tocci

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.

Carol Murphy

Carol Murphy

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.

Rick Muñoz

Rick Muñoz

Partner // Application Development Practice

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.

Kevin Schlumpf

Kevin Schlumpf

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.

Michael Keelan

Michael Keelan

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 created, managed and completed 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.

John Bartels

John Bartels

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.

John’s technical background blends well with his management style which gives him high creditability when managing project teams and helping clients solve difficult technical problems and challenges.

Sales and Marketing

Our experienced sales team is dedicated to helping you create the most effective solutions to meet your business needs. Please reach out to the sales leader in your area to discuss how T4S Partners can help you be more successful.

Paul Klokinis

Paul Klokinis

Director, Business Development // Rocky Mt. Region

Paul is Director of Business Development for T4S Partners for the Rocky Mountain Region. Paul has responsibilities for channel management, client support in managing client development and delivery. Paul brings over 25 years of sales, marketing and operations experience in technology and business integration, management consulting and implementation services across a broad range of industries and is recognized as a top performer and builder of high-performance teams.

Territory: Colorado, Utah, Wyoming, Arizona, New Mexico, Idaho, Montana, Oregon, Washington and Alaska.

Mike Gailey

Mike Gailey

Midwest // Upper Southeast

Mike has 35+ years of experience in the IT industry as a programmer, technologist, consultant, practice manager, delivery executive and sales leader. He joins T4S Partners after nearly 2 decades at CSC/DXC as the Americas Practice Partner / Director in the areas of Infrastructure, Information Security, Workplace Services and Hybrid Cloud. Mike has worked to partner with clients of all sizes in most industries to implement IT solutions to deliver business and stakeholder value.

Territory: Indiana, Ohio, Michigan, Kentucky, Tennessee, Western Pennsylvania, West Virginia, Virginia, Maryland and the District of Columbia (DC). 

Charles Goodman

Charles Goodman

Northeast Region

Charles brings 30 years of experience working with clients and partners to identify and deploy information technology business solutions across several industries. Charles has held leadership positions in business development, partner alliances, and systems engineering. Charles is a Navy veteran; he most recently served as the Chief Operations Officer for a pediatric pulmonary and sleep medicine practice. Charles has held a variety of global leadership positions with IBM working with Fortune 500 and Mid Market Companies: CSC, Wells Fargo, Cap Gemini America, Unisys, SAIC, IRS, DOD, Switz Re-Insurance, and New York Presbyterian Hospital.

Territory: Northeast Region – Eastern Pennsylvania, New Jersey, New York, Maryland, Rhode Island, Maine, Delaware, Massachusetts, Connecticut, New Hampshire and Vermont.  

Matt Larson

Matt Larson

Lower Midwest Region

Matt has been in technology sales for more than 20 years helping to solve complex business problems, working with the full spectrum of organization sizes including fortune 500. He has expertise in Business Service Management / IT Asset Management / and IT Operations Management. Matt is versed at orchestrating multiple resources to analyze and implement complicated innovation projects. His engagements have varied from Fed/State/Local Government to University Systems, Financial and Retail organizations. Matt is a father of 3 beautiful girls and has responsibility for business development and account management in the lower Midwest.

Territory: TOLA: Texas, Oklahoma, Louisiana, Arkansas; and Kansas and Missouri. 

Ben Parkinson

Ben Parkinson

Director, Business Development // Western Region

Ben is Director, Western Region for T4S Partners. Ben is responsible for managing client development and delivery in the western region. Ben brings over 25 years of experience within business process optimization, software development, and integration and delivery. He has held strategic roles in global IT Services firms such as CSC, Logica, KPMG Consulting, BearingPoint, and Oxford Global Resources across the life sciences, technology, financial services, utilities, and oil/gas industries. Ben’s strategic sales experience includes a track record for building key relationships and assembling innovative teams. He has assisted clients with implementing new ideas and technologies and has gone beyond syncing key resources with organizational needs. He focuses on taking client projects to a transformational level of performance.

Territory: California, Nevada and Hawaii.  

Stu Nelson

Stu Nelson

Director, Business Development // Upper Midwest Region

Stu has over 35 years of leadership experience, including consulting practice leadership and business unit management, digital transformation and business process redesign, organizational alignment & change management, custom, and package-based application development and management, and operational reviews.

Prior to T4S, Stu held leadership positions at Avalon Consulting, LLC – Senior Vice President & Chief Operating Officer, CSC – Senior Partner & Managing Director, Minneapolis Business Unit, and KPMG – Senior Manager, Public Sector Consulting Practice. Over his career, he has had experience in multiple industries with numerous Fortune 500 companies and has served a variety of public sector agencies in the State & Local government market. Stu has a Bachelor of Science Degree in Management Information Science and Accounting from California State University – Sacramento. He also served for 10 years in the United States Air Force.

Territory: Minnesota, Wisconsin, Illinois, Iowa, Nebraska, North and South Dakota.

Paul Taroli

Paul Taroli

Director, Business Development // Southeast Region

Paul Taroli has more than 35-years of sales and related experience in Manufacturing, A&D, Telco, Life Science, HC Provider, High Tech, working in consulting practice leadership, delivery leadership, business process redesign, digital transformation, change management, package-based application development, custom web and mobile development and management operational reviews.  Prior to T4S, Paul held sales leadership positions at Capgemini, DXC/CSC, and The Pinnacle Group Europe. Paul has a Bachelor of Science Degrees from Kutztown University and has complete coursework for an MS in OCM and Training at Penn State University.  Today Paul resides in the Huntsville, Alabama area with his family and friends.

Territory: Florida, Georgia, Alabama, Mississippi, North and South Carolina

Adrian Cordova

Adrian Cordova

Manager // Inside Sales/Marketing

Adrian resides in Colorado and oversees inside sales, marketing, and lead generation activities for T4S Partners.  He provides sales support for T4S Partners’ Account Executives and partner sales teams with 20+ years of successful experience in sales, customer service, and client support.  Adrian enjoys developing and maintaining long-lasting business relationships and brings leadership experience from multiple verticals.  Adrian holds a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Urban Religious Studies from Aspen Christian College and was the Founder/Director of a non-profit for troubled youth.

Carrie Jickling

Carrie Jickling

Operations // Sales Coordinator

Carrie serves as Operations and Sales Coordinator for T4S Partners, Inc. Her areas of responsibility include business & sales operations, finance, and human resources. Carrie holds a Bachelor of Business Administration: HR Management degree and a Master’s of Business Administration degree from Liberty University.

Consultants

Our consultants possess expert skills and knowledge to advise companies on what they need to do and how to do it, in order to be more successful. Our consultants are dedicated to helping you create the most effective solutions to fix problems or create opportunities to meet your business needs.

Diane Jocson

Diane Jocson

Sr. Consultant

Diane is a Senior Consultant with T4S Partners. She brings with her 10 years of experience in the consulting and software industry. Diane is heavily involved in the elicitation of business requirements, data analysis, and end-to-end business process mapping. She extends that expertise into test management and analysis. It gives her great joy to see when her clients can solve their business problems with the solution her team provides. Diane has worked with many clients across multiple industries including Financial Services, Advertising, and Oil and Gas.

Gina Huschka

Gina Huschka

Principal Consultant

Gina is a software architect and developer who brings over 20 years of experience in application solutions as well as database design and development, data modeling, defect management, business analysis, deployment support, and project management. Her breadth and depth of experience allow her to succeed – from a people perspective in finding ways to motivate and empower those in her sphere of influence, from a business perspective in driving better processes, and from a technical perspective in architecting great solutions. Gina’s Industry experience includes Financial Services, Aerospace, Health Care, Telecommunications, Commercial Software, Retail, Utilities, and Gas Transportation.

Drew Snader

Drew Snader

Principal Consultant

Drew is a Principal Consultant with T4S Partners, Inc. He has over twenty years of experience in the field of IT software design and development and seven years as an Industrial Engineer. His primary role at T4S Partners is integrating Cherwell Service Management software with external systems either directly via web services or by leveraging the T4S Partners integration fabric. He is an advocate of best practice SDLC processes, takes ownership of technical challenges, and leverages business knowledge in making project decisions.

Steve Kass

Steve Kass

Principal Consultant

Steve brings nearly thirty years of experience delivering operational improvement through the deployment of vendor-package applications. Steve has worked across many industries in roles including implementation consultant, business process improvement specialist, and project/program manager. Steve relishes helping clients overcome difficult business challenges involving technology, people, and processes.

Dan Sutherland

Dan Sutherland

Principal Consultant

Dan has been working in the IT industry for many years, originally specializing in accounting and desktop publishing. He eventually found his true calling in software development creating specialized applications for a variety of customers. His experience ranges from inventory tracking systems for footwear manufacturers, scrap metal yards, and customized parts manufacturers to laboratory analytical data collection, electrical system load tracking, and specialized POS systems. For the last few years, he has been specializing in the ITSM space implementing ticketing systems, creating and documenting Change, Incident, and Problem Management teams, and even spent some time in the true operational areas of Application Support, Backups, Patching, and Monitoring. Dan is delighted to be back to his true love in computing; helping customers find solid solutions to their everyday data collection and reporting needs. He believes his vast experience in the operational side of businesses has given him a broader perspective to understanding the overall needs of an organization and looks forward to leveraging this hard-earned experience for years to come.

Matt Carson

Matt Carson

Principal Consultant

Matt is a Principal Consultant with T4S Partners, Inc. He has over ten years of experience in the field of IT, including administration, management, and support. His Cherwell experience includes design and implementation as well as administration and long-term strategy. His implementation background includes non-profits, municipalities, state government, education, finance, healthcare, construction, and multi-service providers. His specialties include management consulting, cultural consulting, strategy, process design & re-engineering, and non-IT design.

Amanda Bast

Amanda Bast

Principal Consultant

Amanda is a Principal Consultant with T4S Partners with over 5 years of design and development experience in the world of Information Technology Service Management. She is experienced in recommending good practices, gathering requirements, and translating those requirements into value-add solutions within the Cherwell platform. She also is a skilled project manager well versed in managing a project lifecycle from inception to closure. Amanda is a certified Cherwell Technical Implementer with a wide range of implementation experience in Human Resources, Retail, Manufacturing, Food & Vending, Entertainment, Higher Education, Non-Profit, Healthcare, and Government industries. Amanda also has hands-on IT Experience in technical support, database administration and architecture, and system and application development.

Jeffrey Jessup

Jeffrey Jessup

Principal Consultant

Jeff brings over 20 years of solid hands-on software development expertise to T4S having worked in a wide variety of technologies and systems for industries including insurance, audio and web conferencing, e-publishing, container shipping and more… During his career Jeff has demonstrated versatility in learning new technologies and has an excellent track record of success on whatever systems new or existing he has been asked to take on. Now doing development in the Cloud Jeff says – “Using recent advancements in cloud computing platforms along with modern software design mythologies, we can now deliver ever increasing value to businesses of a kind and at a speed we could only dream of a few year ago. These are exciting times!”

Gail Braun

Gail Braun

Principal Consultant

Gail Braun is a Professional Services Consultant with T4S Partners, Inc. Advisory Services practice with over twenty-five years in the field. Her specialty is business process design and re-engineering, business requirements documentation, test planning, and management and solution deployments. Prior to T4S Partners, Gail worked for CSC where she was a major contributor on many multi-year transformations from strategy through go-live, including providing ongoing support. Gail has worked with a lot of clients across multiple industries including Manufacturing, Financial Services, including banking and insurance, Advertising, Oil and Gas, and State Government.

Ryan Brooks

Ryan Brooks

Principal Consultant

Ryan has deep roots as a software architect and engineer with expertise in product ownership, development process, and technology leadership. His career, spanning over 20 years, has allowed him to combine his diverse background in technology, education, and the arts, yielding a strong voice concerning quality in code, design, and customer relationships.

Matthew Smith

Matthew Smith

Principal Consultant

Matt is a Principal Consultant with T4S Partners, Inc.  He has ten years of diverse IT experience that includes web development, solutions architecture, application implementation & management, IT Management, and delivering innovative solutions to solve complex business problems.   His Cherwell experience includes five years of strategy, design, configuration, and integrations for IT and business solutions (HR, Finance & Specialized Business Units). Matt is experienced in IT management, operations ITSM, and is ITILV3 certified.

Connie Michelle

Connie Michelle

Project Manager

Experienced global services professional working as a Program & Project Manager for IT Service Management Services.  Has managed over $1 million USD in projects within a diverse set of industries including finance, state & local, education, and other large enterprise organizations.  Proven experience managing global scale projects with teams distributed across multiple regions and time zones.  A passionate manager who works to ensure the team is working towards a common goal.  Client obsession is at my core.  Constantly work with clients to determine their needs and work to produce synergies with the right mix of delivery resources to ensure success.  Instrumental in delivering process improvement and transformation strategies leveraging multiple technologies and standards including ITIL focused IT Service Management, IT Asset Management, Security, and IT operations.

Van Rhodes

Van Rhodes

Project Manager

Van serves as a Project Manager.  His areas of responsibility include functions related to project and program management. He is an operations expert with over 15 years in the hospitality industry.  Van holds a bachelor’s degree in political science from Louisiana State University and a Master’s of Business Administration degree from Regis University.  He is also PMP and ITIL Foundations V3 Certified as of March 2020. Van specializes in problem-solving and efficient dissemination of time-sensitive deliverables and communications.

Paul Bussiere

Paul Bussiere

Principal Consultant

Paul is an accomplished Enterprise Architect with over 20 years of experience designing technology solutions in large complex enterprises. He specializes in IT transformational processes such as Business Service Management (BSM), and IT Asset Management (ITAM). Paul was most recently at Cherwell for 3 and a half years where he headed the creation of the Information Security Management System and other mergeable applications.

Mike Bill

Mike Bill

Principal Consultant

Mike brings 10 years of experience in IT covering implementation to support. For the past 5 years, he has been implementing, testing, and supporting solutions associated with Salesforce.com.  Mike has worked with business partners from all facets of the company, from Product Creation to Sales and Finance.  Mike has done work in multiple industries such as Marketing/Advertising and Manufacturing.

Mark Fasano

Mark Fasano

Principal Consultant

Mark is a Data Architect with over 20 years of experience guiding clients through the development and implementation of data-centric solutions at all levels within the enterprise.  His passion is helping clients to discover, understand, and utilize their data to solve complex business solutions from small companies to Fortune 100 international businesses within the telecommunication, healthcare, financial, insurance, construction, and manufacturing sectors.  Mark works with the lines of business to help them develop their business requirements, translate them into technical data requirements, and then develops, implements, and supports the solutions that address the targeted business needs.

Larry Winfrey

Larry Winfrey

Principal Consultant

Larry is a Principal Consultant with T4S Partners, Inc.  He has nearly 20 years of diverse ITSM experience that includes web development, hardware and software implementation & management, organizational change, and IT Management, and solving complex business problems with innovative hardware and software solutions.  His Cherwell experience includes five years of strategy, design, configurations, and integrations for IT and business solutions (HR, Facilities Management, Purchasing).

Jonathan Lasswell

Jonathan Lasswell

Principal Consultant

For more than 20 years, Jonathan has been developing and designing IT solutions.  He has worked in various industries, including accounting for non-profit organizations, retail, telecom for education, and healthcare.  He has helped clients to improve SEO, website, and API performance enhancements, creating and supporting distributed systems, and dealing with privacy policies such as GDPR and CCPA.

Peter Bruni

Peter Bruni

Principal Consultant

Peter is a Senior Architect who brings over 20 years of experience in software design/development adapting to requirements in an ever-changing environment. He has been certified as both an AWS Developer, AWS Solution Architect, and OutSystems Web developer. He enjoys engaging with people to define, outline, and solve business requirements utilizing the best architecture to drive solid and efficient solutions. Peter’s industry experience includes Commercial-Industrial Real Estate as well as multimedia.

Prior to joining T4S, Peter has held a variety of positions including, Senior Application Developer within Prologis: Logistic real estate & Supply chain Logistics and MediaNews group (MNG Enterprise, Inc) where he held various roles working in multimedia and Information technology supporting a broad range of products.  Peter holds a Bachelor of Computer Science from Long Island University.

Lance Perardi

Lance Perardi

Staff Consultant

Lance is a distinguished graduate from a world-renown university for engineering and applied sciences, Colorado School of Mines. He has had a life-long love of computers and the power/freedom they bring everyone that uses them. From a very early age, Lance knew he wanted to work in the IT arena and has worked every day since to attain his dream. With a thirst to learn and a large foundation built from early years in school, he will work hard to finish any project in an efficient and high-quality manner.

Nick Adams

Nick Adams

Staff Consultant

Nick is a Staff Consultant with T4S Partners, bringing 5 years of experience in consulting and legacy application transformation in the software industry utilizing both the waterfall and agile methodologies.  Nick provides expertise in the elicitation of business requirements, data analysis, business process mapping, test management and Q/A analysis. Nick has a passion for providing clients transparency and cost-effective solutions in the industries of healthcare, financial, and benefits management services at both the state and federal levels.

Krista Dunlap

Krista Dunlap

Staff Consultant

Krista comes to T4S Partners as a Back-End and Application Transformation Developer. A graduate of The Colorado School of Mines and an avid code enthusiast whose background is in video game development, web application development, and robot planning software, Krista has a real passion for learning new languages and methods of programming.

David Graham

David Graham

Staff Consultant

David is a solid technology professional with a career spanning 20 years in the television origination/distribution industry. Having broad experience in technology services and leadership has helped enable growth and facilitate continual modernization in the companies he has worked for. David’s main areas of contribution are in software development, providing custom internal data solutions, workflow automation, and integration solutions for offerings needing a ‘value-add’. Internal workload migrations to cloud providers became an increasingly key component of his responsibilities as the lines of business and the clients being served began to embrace infrastructure and platform as a service model.

Luke Leonard

Luke Leonard

Staff Consultant

Luke joins the T4S Partners team as a Back-End Developer. He attended The Colorado School of Mines and has completed  “Skill Distillery’s” full-stack boot camp. With a background in web development, object-oriented principles, and computer science, Luke has acquired an interest in expanding his knowledge base and building next-generation technology.

Rama Avupati

Rama Avupati

Staff Consultant

Rama Avupati has been working with T4S Partners since April 2019 and holds a master’s degree in Accounting and a Diploma in Computer Science. She has 5+ years of experience in IT as QA Analyst specialized in Manual Testing in different client sectors of General Insurance and Banking/Tax. Rama has worked in both Waterfall and Agile methodologies and has experience in Database testing and API testing.  Rama’s hobbies include gardening and sewing.

Joseph Thurston

Joseph Thurston

Application Analyst I

Joseph comes to T4S Partners as an Application Analyst to help build out the Managed Services Practice. A graduate of the Colorado School of Mines, Joseph is passionate about constantly developing his knowledge in all aspects of Computer Science and Service Management. In his free time, he enjoys reading, gaming, and coding.

Jessica Stein

Jessica Stein

Manager of Managed & Support Services

Jessica is the Manager of Managed & Support Services with T4S Partners. Jessica has 12+ years of Customer Service and Service Desk experience. She thrives on helping others and placing the customer at the center of all that she does. Jessica focuses on Client and Customer Service and technical support, results, quality, process improvement, and building high-performing teams. She assists with our Advisory Practice, assisting Clients with assessments and best practice alignments. Continual Improvement expert removing waste and streamlining processes. Jessica always has a positive attitude and looks at the bright side of life. Jessica believes there will always be challenges thrown her way, knowing how to work through these especially with her team is what makes her successful.

Jessica’s certifications include ITIL V3 (Foundations and Service Operations) and HDI – SCA/SCTL (Help Desk Institute Service Center Analyst and Team Lead). Her industry experience includes Healthcare and Early Education.

Thomas Lindeman

Thomas Lindeman

Application Analyst III

Thomas comes to T4S Partners as an Application Analyst III to help build out the Managed Services Practice as well as help assist with Infrastructure IT. Thomas has 10+ years in IT with a background in Network and Security and experience in a System Administrator Role. He takes pride in his 15+ years of customer service.

Thomas has his Network and Security+ Certifications and plans on earning multiple Microsoft and Cherwell certifications.

Scott Miller

Scott Miller

Sr. Consultant

Scott is a Senior Consultant with T4S Partners. He brings with him 10 years of experience in User Interface Design and Development, with 15 years prior experience in print design in marketing and advertising. Scott has a proven record of versatility and adaptability to learn new technologies, establishing a history of providing technical and creative solutions. Prior to T4S, Scott’s Industry Experience includes commercial aviation, telecommunications, sports apparel, entertainment, retail marketing, and advertising. His specialties include UX/UI design and development, and design system development and implementation.

Tim Pender

Tim Pender

Sr. Consultant

Tim is a software engineer with 4 years of development experience in enterprise applications.  Specializing in UI, Tim’s attention to detail has helped him deliver satisfying and seamless user experiences.  Also a communicator, Tim is consistently working with his team and business stakeholders to fine-tune user stories and produce accurate development requirements to deliver the right solution on time.  His previous roles in logistics and operations at MillerCoors, Morgan Stanley, and Unilever have also contributed to his ability to see technical problems from an end-to-end perspective – ensuring that the software solutions he delivers fit holistically within an application.

Cameron Buchman

Cameron Buchman

Staff Consultant

Cameron is a software engineer with 5 years of development experience in enterprise applications.  Utilizing his front-end development experience, Cameron’s diligence and technical expertise has combined to deliver satisfying and seamless front-end experiences.  Also a backend developer, Cameron is always eager to jump on any project that needs help regardless of where on the technology stack.  His previous roles as a full-stack developer at Accenture, State Farm, and Cytracom VOIP have also contributed to his ability to see technical problems from an end to end perspective – ensuring that the software solutions he delivers fit holistically within an application, bridging the gap between business and technology.