Mark Michaelis (Blog) is the founder of IntelliTect and serves as the Chief Technical Architect and Trainer. Since 1996, he has been a Microsoft MVP for C#, Visual Studio Team System, and the Windows SDK and in 2007, he was recognized as a Microsoft Regional Director. He also serves on several Microsoft software design review teams, including C#, the Connected Systems Division, and VSTS. Mark speaks at developer conferences and has written numerous articles and books - Essential C# 5.0 is his most recent.
Mark holds a Bachelor of Arts in Philosophy from the University of Illinois and a Masters in Computer Science from the Illinois Institute of Technology. When not bonding with his computer, Mark is busy with his family or training for another triathlon (having completed the Ironman in 2008). Mark lives in Spokane, Washington, with his wife Elisabeth and three children, Benjamin, Hanna and Abigail.
Bob Kish graduated Magna Cum Laude from The State University of New York at Buffalo with a Bachelor of Arts in Journalism. Bob is a five time winner of the President’s Club Award and a Top Regional Sales Manager at a Fortune 500 company. Bob expects to immediately impact IntelliTect by applying his broad range of talents and experience in direct sales management, territory development, market planning, executive level direct sales and more. Bob specializes in Technology Business Development, Online Marketing Strategy Development and Branding development at the corporate level.
Bob's greatest accomplishments are successfully raising three kids, one granddaughter and a having marriage lasting 32 years and counting. Bob plays with an international soccer club and which has traveled to Germany, Japan, Hawaii, Canada and multiple states in the U.S. Bob is an active volunteer for a local learn to read program in Oregon teaching reading skills to elementary school age children and is active in other youth programs.
Phil Spokas is the Vice President of Business Development for IntelliTect. He comes to the company previously specializing in technical leadership and management along with experience in building/leading technical teams. Professionally Phil’s greatest accomplishment was his involvement in the original design, architecture and development of the OnTrack Manufacturing Execution System.
Phil holds a Bachelor of Science in Mathematics and Computer Science from Benedictine University. When not assisting clients, Phil enjoys hikes with his family, home improvement projects and exploring the Inland Northwest.
Michael Stokesbary is a SharePoint Development Architect for IntelliTect. Michael has been involved in computers since he was about 10 with his first computer being a Texas Instruments TI-99/4A that he programmed BASIC on and saved his programs on ordinary audio cassette tapes. Since then, Michael has learned various programming languages and primarily focuses on .NET technologies including C#, WCF, WPF, WF, SharePoint, and ASP.NET.
Michael obtained a Bachelor of Science in Computer Science from Gonzaga University. When not geeking out with either his computer or the .NET User Group in Spokane, he enjoys spending time with his 2 sons, daughter and lovely wife.
Brian Jones earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Computer Information Systems from Troy University. His vast and lengthy industry experience, starting in the early 1990's, gives him a firm foundation in the field of information technology and software engineering. Brian has achieved expert level mastery in many different technologies. In addition to .NET (C#/WCF/WPF/WF) and ASP.NET, Brian has worked extensively with BizTalk Server since 2004 and he has published several BizTalk related white papers for Microsoft. Brian also has extensive experience with Team Foundation Server, promoting best-practices and installations and upgrades.
Brian is an avid soccer player and when he is not busy working (or playing with technology), he enjoys spending time with his wife and three sons, and recovering from Wii injuries.
Allen Greaves is a Master Code Ninja for IntelliTect. Since the day Allen become interested in computer science he has had the opportunity to work on various software development projects. By doing so he has gained valuable knowledge with a wide range of technologies including SharePoint, WCF, WPF, Entity Framework and many others. One of Allen’s greatest professional accomplishments to date is gaining several patents regarding Video Capture and Augmented Reality.
Allen graduated from Eastern Washington University where he holds a Bachelor of Science in Computer Science and a Minor in both Mathematics and Physics. Allen is also currently working towards getting his Masters in Computer Science. Outside of work he enjoys cooking vegan meals along with learning about new programming concepts and languages.
Zach Moore is a Master Code Ninja for IntelliTect. He specializes in SQL database architecture and optimization.
Zach graduated from Eastern Washington University first in 2005 with a Bachelors of Science in Chemistry and Biotechnology, and more recently with his Masters in Computer Science. When not working, Zach enjoys outdoor activities such as camping, fishing and hiking as well as Trivia.
Jeff Hemry is a Senior .NET Architect for IntelliTect. He has specialized in web development and XML/XSLT, but more currently in WPF work as he holds his MCAD, Microsoft Certified Application Developer Certificate.
Jeff graduated from the University of Washington with a Bachelor of Science in Molecular and Cell Biology. When not in front of his computer he enjoys riding sport bikes, any outdoor activity and raising two beautiful and well rounded daughters. One of Jeff’s biggest goals in life is to become a Life Coach and help people realize their dreams.
Kelly Adams is a Master Code Ninja for IntelliTect. Since 1999, Kelly has been developing line-of-business applications on Microsoft platforms in various industries ranging from commercial finance to health care. He comes to IntelliTect specializing in web-based applications that utilize technologies as ASP.Net MVC, WCF, jQuery, and Entity Framework. His greatest professional accomplishment was recently building a system to receive lab test orders and deliver test results to physician's offices securely over the internet.
Kelly previously attended Ithaca College in New York. When not developing unique applications, Kelly enjoys playing board games with his family, playing bass for the band Fairmount Chase and cooking Southern-style barbecue.
Shane serves as a Business Development Manager. He specializes in .NET code.
Shane graduated from Eastern Washington University, Summa Cum Laude, and holds a Bachelors of Science in Computer Science along with two Minors in Mathematics and Physics. He mainly enjoys staying busy by “working outside of work”.
Ginger Greaves is the Senior Software Quality Assurance Lead for IntelliTect. Before coming to work for IntelliTect she was repairing gaming systems for profit.
Ginger holds a Bachelor of Science in Computer Science from Sam Houston State University. Outside of work, this black belt in Karate enjoys anything revolving around science especially physics, chemistry and robotics. She also loves working on different crafty and handy projects, fixing up her house, and puzzles.
Jenna Cypert is a certified Project Management Professional for IntelliTect. Jenna’s primary responsibility for IntelliTect is the implementation of software development projects for clients.
Jenna graduated from Northwest Nazarene University with a Bachelor of Arts in Business Administration and a Minor in Management. Outside of work she enjoys traveling, outdoor activities as well as spending quality time with her family and close friends.
Anne Beard is a Human Resources Consultant for IntelliTect. With over 15 years in the industry, Anne has a broad range of HR experience benefiting the IntelliTect team. Previously, Anne has worked with the coordination and leading of training initiatives, recruiting, scheduling and payroll, health benefits, employee manuals and many others. Currently, Anne is furthering her education as she is in the process of obtaining both her National Certification in Human Resources and Professional Human Resources Certification.
Anne graduated from Ohio State University with a Bachelor of Arts in Psychology. Her greatest accomplishment is being deeply devoted to her awesome husband and two wonderful children. Anne enjoys reading, traveling, cooking and communicating with people which makes her an awesome fit as IntelliTect’s recruiter!
“Mark recognizes that the Business is a key stake holder in the entire .NET conversion. He has helped to create a cooperative environment between the Business and Intellitect as we’ve partnered to make this a successful project. Mark has a top-notch team that has supported both the technical and Business needs.”
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