People

Leadership

Scott Sanders

CEO & Founder
Scott has spent the last 15+ years collaborating with clients through the design and implementation of large IT projects. He is a skilled project manager who specializes in building IT visions to support business processes. Prior to Infiniti, Scott spent 13 years with the Franchise Tax Board, State of California.

John Gray

CIO & Co-Founder
John Gray has almost 30 years of experience aligning business strategy and IT operations across a wide spectrum of industries. He has worked in progressive technology environments from mainframe to the web. John has designed numerous application and systems integration architectures as part of multi-million dollar initiatives for public and private sector organizations.

Scott Drossos

President
Scott has successfully led and developed several technology and services businesses in the education and government sectors. He is a skilled strategist, systems thinker and dynamic leader. He cares deeply about client success and aligning Infiniti’s focus to ensure every engagement is excellent.

Lori Nast

CFO
Lori has more than 20 years of experience in IT consulting, working in a variety of capacities. Overseeing the operational and financial sides of Infiniti, Lori designed and implemented our own organizational infrastructure to support Infiniti’s rapid growth and financial stability.

Team

Ken White

Ken is a certified project management professional with over 20 years of collaborative project management, strategic planning, management analysis, and organizational change management experience. He has extensive experience working on large, statewide, multi-million dollar projects for the public and private sector organizations. He also likes ducks.

Brittney Scott

Known for being a reliable team member with a love of strategy, Brittney serves within proposal development and business operations. She previously managed business services for clients at the state level across the nation and in some international areas as well. Her love of learning and writing has allowed her to garner a wealth of skills that will be channeled into furthering efficiency and development.

Kevin Cocks

Kevin has a wide breadth of industry experience including multiple state government projects as well as private sector initiatives including systems development efforts, business and process improvement projects, and system testing and validation. In addition, Kevin oversees service management responsibilities for Infiniti’s MSP division.

Julie Raetz

Julie is an expert at technical recruiting. Her ability to identify, qualify, and acquire high-quality candidates is a critical component to Infiniti’s continued success and growth.

Jeff Fallon

Jeff is part of our MSP team, holding certifications from CompTIA and Microsoft. Jeff's background includes exchange administration and migrations, backup and disaster recovery, systems administration, and hardware support. Prior to joining Infiniti, Jeff spent the last 4 years managing over 400 workstations and 100 servers, providing remote and onsite support to clients.

Jeremy Dawson

Jeremy has spent the past 20+ years in consulting and technology, leading business development teams to deliver technical and functional resources to organizations throughout North America. He specializes in product and project management, sourcing, and business development.

Maria O’Neil

Maria is an accomplished marketing industry veteran with over 25 years of experience. Skilled at aligning strategic brand planning and marketing efforts, Maria is a powerhouse combo of visionary and producer; passionate about empowering people and brands to reach their full potential at the best value.

Joe Gonzales

Joe has spent 10+ years in consulting in the private and public sectors focusing on acquisitions, infrastructure and disaster recovery. He has consulted with federal, state, local, and education clients across the country. He has a unique background blend of IT engineering and mixed media art. Joe maintains active certifications in Microsoft, EC-Council and CompTIA.

Dan Rousseau

Dan has 15+ years of industry experience focusing on project and program management, business process improvement, and software testing. Dan has extensive experience with cloud-based solutions including Microsoft Office 365. He manages software development projects for public and private sector organizations.

Jim Finley

Jim has over 25 years of experience with all aspects of the software development lifecycle. He is a certified project management professional and has led numerous mission-critical projects and initiatives for public and private sector clients. His background includes large and small projects, executive reporting, and mentoring of other project managers.

Jeff Strybing

Jeff is the Northern California Cloud Services Account Manager for Infiniti’s VHSS efforts. He comes to us from the sales world, specifically staffing and recruiting. He also spent six years on active duty in the United States Navy as a Search and Rescue Swimmer.

Uday Katakam

Uday has over a decade of experience in the information technology field. He specializes in all phases of the software development life cycle (requirements, analysis, design, coding, integration, testing, implementation, and maintenance). Uday has both legacy and web development experience on large-scale systems for the public and private sectors.

Carrie Moore

Carrie has nearly 20 years of experience in the health care information technology industry. She is a subject matter expert in the Medicaid Information Technology Architecture (MITA) initiative. This federally sponsored initiative fosters integrated business and IT transformation across the Medicaid enterprise, improving the administration of the program throughout all levels of government. Carrie has led MITA implementation efforts in California as well as several other states.

Blake Green

Blake brings a broad range of technical experience to the team. He is a Cloud Solutions Architect and an AWS Certified Solution Architect - Associate. His background includes large system upgrades, migrations, disaster recovery and architecture design. Prior to joining Infiniti, Blake spent six years active duty with the Air Force.

Jacob Picart

Jacob has more than 16 years of experience working in networks and security. He has managed dozens of different client networks, providing the highest level of support for infrastructure, servers, and end users. He is network, security, and Brocade certified, as well as proficient in a host of best-in-class and emerging applications.

Jonathan Kalibbala

Jonathan has more than 10 years of IT consulting experience assisting customers architect, build and support IT infrastructure running critical business applications. He has worked extensively in healthcare and manufacturing industries offering IT solutions in compute, networking and storage. Jonathan holds certifications in AWS, VMware, CompTIA, Microsoft, Dell EMC and ITSM/ITIL.

Carlos Rivas

Carlos has over 20 years of Software Development experience in the Telecommunications industry. He holds numerous certifications in Java, AWS, and Google Cloud Platform. Over the years, he has led several projects in Infrastructure deployment automation, network services provisioning and configuration management. He believes continuous learning is just as important as continuous deployment.

Marchel DeMersseman

Marchel is a certified project manager with over 30 years’ experience in the information technology industry. The last 20 years have been healthcare-focused providing HIPAA, IV&V and decision support system services. Most recently she has been assisting Medicaid agencies with completion of their MITA State-Self Assessments and enterprise architecture transformation efforts.

Jigish Parikh

Jigish has more than 16 years of experience in the IT industry designing and implementing effective technical business solutions across varied industries with a wide range of clients from start-up to Fortune 500 companies like IBM, Pfizer, CalPERS, and ConocoPhillips. Jigish specializes in streamlining infrastructure and code delivery processes to reduce application development time, re-use IT assets, and lower development costs using cloud and devOps tools and technologies. He holds the Solution Architect certification from Amazon Web Services.

Randy Hommel

Randy has more than 25 years of IT experience with technical knowledge that spans education, retail, marketing, financial, and public utilities. His professional titles have included Software Engineer, Application Engineer, Systems Engineer, IT Manager; most recently he holds the title Cloud Systems Engineer here at Infiniti. He holds all three AWS Associate Certifications: Solutions Architect, Developer, and SysOps. His hobbies include learning new technologies.

Austin Wagenknecht

Austin brings an extensive range of consulting experience to the Infiniti team. His background includes strategic planning, local government IT project management, and business process re-engineering. Most recently he has been working in health services in California leading multiple efforts for business process improvement.

Tyson Wright

Tyson has 16+ years of experience in health care information technology. He has worked on numerous projects at the intersection of health care data, technology, and government as a project manager, test manager, IV&V technical lead, and business analyst. He has managed systems integration, application development, system testing, and Medicaid data quality improvement projects.

Aruna Priya

A Ragin Cajun for life, Aruna earned her Master's degree from the University of Louisiana at Lafayette. She has five years of experience in the IT industry, having worked on enterprise grade software products such as TIBCO and AWS. In her free time, she likes to hit the gym, and absolutely adores her red Mini Cooper.

Joshua Petla

Josh is an enterprise and IT architect with over 8 years of leadership experience. He has a flair for creating innovative cloud solutions and implementing complex system integrations for clients in the public sector. He is a proven mentor with experience in understanding the business needs across organizational levels to drive goals and a shared vision to foster a culture of collaboration and excellence.

Marty Adolf

Marty has more than 20 years of technical experience, specializing in architectural design and data conversion for legacy systems. He has worked extensively in the regulatory, health care, and transportation industries.

Anna Sinitsa

Anna is an accomplished project manager with more than 10 years of experience working as a senior business analyst, test manager, and IV&V specialist. Prior to her current project here in California, she worked on a child support project for the State of Oregon. Anna has also worked with California’s EDD and the State of Hawaii on oversight and testing projects.

Alejandro Pessano

With over 7 years of experience in the health care industry, Alejandro has led large technological projects in the public sector as a Business Analyst and Project Manager. His training involves Information Technology, Business Analysis, Project Management, and sociological research. He holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Sociology from UC Santa Barbara, and a Master of Public Administration degree from California State University, Northridge.