- Past President
- 1st Vice President
- 2nd Vice President
- Membership Director
- Communications Director
- Student Director
- Region 18 Director
- Social Media Director
Richard Otteson is a senior level manager, most recently leading AIG/United Guaranty’s Infrastructure and Operations division. Prior to United Guaranty, he led Information Technology needs spanning multiple departments for First Citizens Bank and Branch Banking and Trust. He’s focused on ensuring technology and process meets business needs of its employees and customers, today and tomorrow.
Richard is new to both AITP and to the Board of Directors.
Frank Carpenter, UNC Rex Healthcare
Frank has been a member of RTP-AITP since 2000 and has held several positions on the RTP-AITP Board of Directors.
He has been a Systems Analyst at UNC Rex Healthcare for five years. He has been in the IT Healthcare industry for 28 years.
Bio to be updated soon
Michael Lewallen, NC State University Graduate Student
Michael is a graduate student at NC State University in the Masters of Science in Computer Networks program. His area of study focuses on Information Security and Internet of Things devices. He is also currently working as a smart phone activations and support specialist for a major retailer. Michael assists the RTP AITP chapter with taking board meeting minutes and supporting chapter events.
Kenneth Kleiner, Fayetteville Technical Community College
Kenneth Kleiner has been teaching at Fayetteville Technical College (FTCC) since August 2000. He currently is the department chair for Web Technologies at FTCC. Previously, he was the department chair for Information Systems Security at FTCC. He has been in the IT field since 1992. He has degrees in Business Administration, Computer Programming, Media Integration, Networking Technologies, and Web Technologies. He is the faculty adviser to the student chapter of AITP at FTCC, as well as a faculty adviser to other student organizations.
Kate Lewis, HireNetworks
Kate is the Director of Consulting Services with HireNetworks. She has spent the past 11 years in Raleigh working in the IT staffing industry. Kate is an active networker, who builds strategic partnerships to help growing companies solve their business challenges with the right resources. She is new to AITP and the Board of Directors this year.
Brad Moses, Global Professional Solutions, Inc
Brad has been a member of AITP for 30+ years, serving in leadership positions at the National, Regional and local Chapter levels. In addition to being our Chapter’s Region Director he’s currently the 2017 President for Region 18.
He’s a co-founder and CEO at Global Professional Solutions, Inc. (GPS). Over 30 years experience in Information Technology and Engineering. Began his career as a Systems Engineer and spent the majority as a Software Development and Applications Systems Manager working with large national corporations in the information technology and financial services industries. After a successful corporate career, Founded Information Systems Professionals, Inc. in 1991, a technology staffing and consulting services company and in 2002, co-founded Global Professional Solutions, Inc. (GPS), providing highly-skilled professionals and service solutions that help clients achieve success and profitability. He believes that giving back and paying-it-forward are the foundations of doing business.
Jerome Savage, Fujitsu
Jerome is a Team-Lead for a Solution Architect group at Fujitsu.
He has served in IT positions within several RTP companies over the past 20 years after graduating locally from N.C. State’s Engineering & Computer Science college.
While new to the organization in 2017, he is excited and looking forward to serving on the Board of Directors this year.
The Management Advisor Council consists of some of the best known IT leaders in the community. They exist in a support and advisory role guiding the Board of Directors on the topics relevant to our local IT community and assist with obtaining the most knowledgeable presenters for the program portion of our monthly board meetings.
|Last Name||Company Name|
|Bruce||Anderson||Managing Principal, Andiaz Group, LLC|
|Nasrin||Azari||Founder and CEO|
|Snehit||Cherian||Sr. Director, Product Development, LexisNexis|
|Lee||Clark-Sellers||Chief Innovation Officer, PlyGem|
|Tracy||Doaks||Deputy CIO, State of NC|
|Jim||Duffy||Founder and President, TakeNote Technologies|
|Jerry||Fralick||Chief Cyber Security Officer, Think Business Group, Lenovo|
|Raju||Gadiraju||US IT Director|
|Brad||Moses||Past President RTP AITP|
|Pradeep||Palreddy||CEO, Keshav Consulting|
|Mark||Paxton||Former CIO, NC Department of Motor Vehicles|
|Theresa||Payton||Former White House CIO|
|Teresa||Spangler||Plaza Bridge Group|
|2017||Frank Carpenter||UNC Rex Healthcare|
|2016||Robert Woodward||Ultra Electronics – 3 Phoenix|
|2015||Brad Moses||Global Professional Solutions, Inc|
|2014||Stephen Beausang||Dell Software Group|
|2012||Pradeep Palreddy||Keshav Consulting Solutions|
|2011||Allison Kary||The Select Group|
|2007||Annette Foster||L. A. Foster & Associates, LLC|
|2006||Annette Foster||L. A. Foster & Associates, LLC|
|2002||Steve Snyderman||Goodwill Industries|
|1999||John Fulton||ABB Power T&D|
|1998||Roger D. Hayes||Triangle Consulting Associates|
|1997||Philip J. Scott||NC Farm Bureau Insurance|
|1996||David M. Brantley||EDS|
|1995||Sue Grogan||Square D Company|
|1994||Bob Williams||Carolina Power & Light Company|
|1993||Brad Moses||Information Systems Professionals|
|1992||James Wilhelm||Coastal Health Group, Inc.|
|1991||Jim Welch||Cooper Tools|
|1990||Renee Williams||Electronic Data Systems, Inc.|
|1988||Chuck Goins||Computer Intelligence|
|1987||Judi Hinton||Carolina Power & Light Company|
|1986||Diane Sarrocco||SC Data, Inc.|
|1985||Bob Williams||Carolina Power & Light Company|
|1983||Charles Dail||Central Carolina Bank|
|1982||Robert Pace||Cooper Tools|
|1981||Lou Cullipher||Coastal Healthcare Group, Inc.|
|1980||I. Miller Warren||GE Capital Mortgage|
|1979||F. Joseph Harris||Global Software, Inc.|
|1978||D. Ann Dumas||Carolina Antique Mall|
|1977||G. Leon Capps|
|1976||Richard M. Jones|
|1975||Malcolm H. Davis|
|1974||Jerry D. Wood||First Citizens Bank|
|1973||William A. Weathersbee|
|1972||Robert K. Hartley|
|1971||William R. Allen|
|1970||Rober A. Hoadley||City of Raleigh|
|1969||Ronald W. Faison|
|1968||James P. Cooke|
|1966||Robert Hoadley||City of Raleigh|
|1964||William A. Adams|
|1962||Thomas O. Gardner|
|1961||John R. Morgan|
|1960||John R. Morgan|
|1959||Paul E. Sharpe, CDP|
|1958||John B. Gray, Jr., CDP|
|1957||Claude E. Matthews, Jr|