Vice President of Business Development/FSO
Roger is responsible for managing all sales and marketing activities related to Diligent’s NETCENTS-2 contract and other developing markets for Diligent. Since joining Diligent in February of 2002 he has held various leadership positions within the company, to include his current duties as Vice President of Business Development, as a Senior Program Manager on diverse federal and commercial contracts, and as the company’s Facility Security Officer. Prior to joining Diligent, Roger was the Director of Infrastructure and Director of Education for Database Consultants, another Information Technology consulting firm with revenues exceeding $80M in 2000. In these positions, Roger led the company in its Oracle Approved Education Center (OAEC) program, which covered 13 education centers and business locations throughout the country. He was responsible for managing and supporting all of the company’s computer and communication systems and real estate operations.
Roger was a network administrator and project manager on numerous network and software development and projects for the United States Air Force. He separated from the military in 1996 as a Captain. Roger graduated with a Bachelor of Science degree in Electric Engineering from the University of Notre Dame, Notre Dame, Indiana, and a Masters of Science degree in Computer Information Systems from St. Mary’s University in San Antonio, Texas. Roger is very involved in non profits and charities that support STEM related activities including the Cyber Patriot Program.