Kavita is the founder of NetImpact Strategies Inc., and has spearheaded NetImpact’s growth from $250K in revenue in 2009 to $36M+ in 2018. With a “Customer-First” approach, she has built a collaborative culture where NetImpact professionals work as trusted advisors; prioritizing customers' needs and staying accountable for outcomes. NetImpact has been recognized by the CARE (Companies as Responsible Employers) award six years in a row (2014-2019) to commend the company’s outstanding culture and employee engagement strategies. Before founding NetImpact, Kavita was the Consulting Practice Director for Oracle’s Primavera Portfolio Management software, and worked in leadership roles at Deloitte Consulting.
Stephanie has recently been promoted to Chief Operating Officer for NetImpact, and has been with the company since January of 2016. Stephanie oversees daily operations for the company, including building and scaling the organization and ensuring that NetImpact continues to successfully support its customers’ mission needs as a trusted advisor. Prior to joining NetImpact, she built and led delivery of the health business unit at Acentia for 13 years, leading government business development, information technology management, and health initiatives. Prior to Acentia, she served at Marriott International as a Director of Finance. She is active in several industry organizations including HIMSS and AFCEA.
Gene brings over 30 years of technology experience, leading the development and delivery of NetImpact’s technology capabilities. Gene has provided leadership and guidance to the executive decision makers in the Federal Government for such agencies as DOD, DOS, CFPB, DHA, NIH, and NCI. His efforts have been instrumental in establishing NetImpact’s ServiceNow practice, and is currently working on developing service offerings for Artificial Intelligence and Robotic Process Automation. Before assuming the role of the CTO at NetImpact, he was a Senior Sales Architect and Senior Sales Consultant at Oracle and Primavera. Prior to that, he was the Information Technology Director and Information Systems Director at Alliant Techsystems (now part of ATK/Orbital) where he led the IT strategy for ATK.
Chad has spent the last 15+ years developing and delivering mission-focused IT solutions across multiple Federal agencies—including leading digital transformation and customer experience efforts. Prior to joining NetImpact, Chad served as the Chief of the Information Solutions Service Delivery and Operations Branch for the USDA Farm Production and Conservation Mission Area’s (FPAC) Business Center. He was responsible for development and operations for all information systems that support the FPAC mission. Chad also led the farmers.gov effort—the leading edge of USDA’s digital transformation work to meet Secretary Perdue’s challenge for USDA to be the “most efficient, most effective, and most customer-focused” agency in the Federal Government. Chad also served as the Chief Information Officer (CIO) of the Risk Management Agency from June 2011 to March 2018. Prior to his service at USDA, Chad spent over 18 years of active duty and civilian service with the United States Navy in the Naval Nuclear Propulsion Directorate, or Naval Reactors. Prior to his transition to IT, Chad served as Deputy Program Manager for the design and construction of the USS GEORGE H. W. BUSH (CVN 77) and USS GERALD R. FORD (CVN 78) aircraft carrier propulsion plants. Chad received his Bachelor of Science in Nuclear Engineering from the University of Virginia and is a licensed Professional Engineer in the Commonwealth of Virginia.
Latha Ramesh has overall responsibility for Recruiting, Human Resources, Training, Performance Management, and Career Development. Completing her undergraduate degree at Rice University, she also earned an MBA from the University of Maryland. She has over 20 years of experience working with clients in the commercial, non-profit, and government sectors. With NetImpact since its inception, she has facilitated the company’s growth through her emphasis on quality client delivery accompanied by a focused recruiting and retention strategy. Prior to NetImpact, Latha worked for a boutique consulting firm supporting Fortune 50 companies as well as in house at Chase Manhattan Bank. She also served as the Information and Technology Officer for Calvert Social Investment Foundation and Practice Manager for a health company.
Darrell is an experienced executive and entrepreneurial leader with over 20+ years of experience with Fortune 500 management consulting companies (i.e., KPMG, Booz Allen Hamilton, and Accenture) bridging the gaps between technology and program management functions for Federal clients. He has a successful track record of managing large-scale engagements, incrementally growing scope on projects and strategically connecting the dots so clients can meet their mission objectives. Prior to joining NetImpact Strategies, he served as the Federal Director of Technology Enablement and Program Delivery Services at KPMG. He is an active non-profit member of the Board of Directors for Melwood and the Capital Youth Empowerment Program (CYEP). As a certified Project Management Professional (PMP), Schedule Professional (PMI-SP), Lean Six Sigma Green Belt and ITIL, he leads our FinCen market of engagements and opportunities. Darrell holds a BA in Economics from the University of Maryland and MS in Information Systems Technology from George Washington University.
Wendy Beck joined NetImpact Strategies in March 2013 and currently serves as Vice President/Quality Director. Prior to joining NetImpact, Wendy has led IT/Information Assurance projects for both commercial and federal clients and is a Subject Matter Expert (SME) for process frameworks, standards, and methodologies. She has successfully implemented ISO 9001, 20000 and 27001 compliant processes at two organizations as well as led the efforts to achieve assessment at CMMI-Dev Level 3.
Houman Ghorbani is the VP of Finance & Accounting at NetImpact Strategies. Houman joined NetImpact in 2018 with over 15 years of Government Financial experience with primary responsibilities include managing, leading and providing Price-To-Win and Strategic analysis for the development of all cost/business proposals in response to private and public solicitations for Federal Civilian, Defense and Intel sectors across multiple contract types. In addition, he performed and managed the Budgeting and Financial Analysis, and successfully completed multiple M&A transactions. As NetImpact’s VP of Finance & Accounting, he will be responsible for strategizing and driving to an overall solution that balances the expectations within finance, accounting, budgeting, and pricing while meeting the strategic growth goals of the company. Houman received a bachelor’s degree in Finance from George Mason University and an MBA from Johns Hopkins University. Prior to his Government financial career, Houman performed due diligence of equity investments in private U.S middle market companies, investment portfolio analysis and fair market valuations. Houman also volunteers his time coaching youth Soccer and Basketball.
Rajiv has more than 25 years of global experience leading programs and technology solutions for large corporations in over 20 countries. He managed a global portfolio of 100+ accounts, leading overall customer relationship and directed professional services teams responsible for the implementation of multi-million-dollar programs. He has successfully led transformations solving complex business problems through innovative use of technology while reducing cost and risks. Prior to joining NetImpact, Rajiv served as Global Head of Business Technologies & Data Analytics at the World Bank where he provided strategic leadership, managed $100MM+ IT Portfolio & IT operations for platforms supporting $300B+ portfolio. He has a deep passion for customer experience, continuous improvement and delivering holistic business solutions. Rajiv holds a Master of Business Administration and Project Management Professional (PMP).