VIP's executive team has held a variety of key leadership roles at many of today’s most prominent technology innovators and IT consulting powerhouses. Their combined experience allows VIP to operate with greater efficiency. VIP’s management team is committed to helping employees achieve their career and professional development goals. VIP has a track record of positioning clients to address their most important technology challenges to successfully meet their critical business needs.

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Jonna Ward
Chairman and Chief Executive Officer

Jonna founded VIP in 1996, leveraging her unwavering commitment to client satisfaction and using her innate ability to balance insight and ideals with tactical action and results.

With Jonna’s strategic, operational, and financial leadership, she transformed VIP from a company operating out of her home to a global consulting firm. Prior to founding VIP, she was an executive with Accenture, where she implemented large systems to increase revenue, maximize performance and streamline processes for large organizations. She is known for her participation in government reform and commitment to philanthropic endeavors.

Patrick Quarry

Patrick Quarry
Chief Growth Officer
Government Solutions

Patrick brings an impressive track record of business development and knowledge of IT in the public sector market. He is particularly focused on creating VIP’s go-to-market strategy. Patrick is adept at balancing knowledge with innovative solutions to expand VIP’s footprint in the government sector and achieve outcome-oriented results.

Prior to joining VIP, Patrick held executive sales and business development roles at ACS/Xerox and other large technology integration firms.

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David Teater
Chief Operations Officer
Government Solutions

David Teater has more than 20 years of experience working in the public and private sectors and extensive experience in leading large teams in the implementation of complex IT solutions to address business operations.

As Chief Operations Officer, David oversees all pre-sales and solution delivery for our public sector clients. David is responsible for delighting our clients and for delivering measurable outcomes that meet our customers’ business needs. Prior to VIP, David held key technical and management roles with Deloitte Consulting.

Jeff Betcher

Jeff Bettcher
Chief Growth Officer
Commercial Solutions

Jeff has more than 20 years of leadership experience spanning a wide variety of commercial industries. He has been involved at the ground level, leading the development of VIP’s unique Software as a Service (SaaS) and custom delivery model.

Jeff is focused on the continued expansion of VIP’s technology relationships and determining which solutions will best help VIP deliver measurable business results to corporations in a number of key vertical markets.

Brad Davidowitz

Brad Davidowitz
Chief Operations Officer
Commercial Solutions

Brad oversees all pre-sales, solution delivery, and customer support functions for commercial clients. He has over 20 years of diverse technical experience and particular expertise in the areas of application delivery management and software quality processes. He is responsible for developing comprehensive consulting services to develop and deploy technology solutions that align with measurable business outcomes.

Prior to VIP, Brad held key technical roles with organizations such as Securian and GMAC ResCap.

Patti Bennion

Patti Bennion
Chief Financial Officer

Patti oversees VIP’s accounting, treasury, financial analysis, and financial reporting efforts. With over two decades of experience, she has served in a variety of senior leadership roles including CFO, Controller and Senior Financial Analyst. As a Principal Consultant, she implemented large ERP systems for both public sector and commercial clients.

Patti’s background includes work with organizations such as Deloitte, CoreLogic and Foundation Health Corporation.

Steve Carpenter

Steve Carpenter
Chief Administrative Officer

Steve has years of progressive and diverse experience in corporate operations. His areas of knowledge and expertise include human resources, legal, contract administration, mergers and acquisitions, corporate compliance, security clearances, corporate insurance and procurement.

Prior to joining VIP, Steve served as a leader in human resource and administrative areas for a large systems integration and public accounting firm. Steve has been a key member of the VIP executive management team since joining the organization in its early days.