Leadership Team

National Leadership

Our story wouldn’t be complete without our leadership team. Hailing from some of the world’s fastest growing technology and consulting companies, we are proud to have brought together a leadership team from firms such as Accenture, Deloitte Consulting, CGI, KPMG, SAP, and IBM.

Our leadership team works to support all internal and external team efforts as we create innovative process solutions for our clients. The diverse backgrounds of our leadership team allow us to harness decades of experience, operational effectiveness, and testing in production to stay nimble and ready for any challenge.

Jonna Ward

  • Chief Executive Officer
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Jonna Ward

  • Chief Executive Officer

Jonna is the Founder, Chief Executive Officer, and Chair of the Board for VIP. Jonna founded VIP in 1996 by leveraging her unwavering commitment to client satisfaction and using her innate ability to balance insight and ideals with tactical action and results.

Through Jonna’s strategic, operational, and financial leadership, she created and transformed VIP from a company operating out of her bedroom to a global consulting firm. Prior to founding VIP, Jonna was an executive with Accenture where she implemented mega-sized systems focused on increasing revenue, maximizing performance, and streamlining processes for some of the largest entities in the nation. Well-known for her commitment to philanthropic involvement and for active participation in government reform activities, Jonna keeps VIP spinning year round.

Patrick Quarry

  • Chief Business Development Officer, Government Solutions
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Patrick Quarry

  • Chief Business Development Officer, Government Solutions

To our team, Patrick brings an impressive track record of business development and deal-making in the public sector information technology market. Focused on VIP’s go-to-market strategy, he works to blend compliance and tactics which are instrumental to expanding business. Patrick’s niche is balancing the required work with innovative solutions that expand business, and maintain outcome-oriented results.

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

Nishant Agrawal

  • Chief Operations Officer, Government Solutions
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Nishant Agrawal

  • Chief Operations Officer, Government Solutions

In this role, Nishant leverages VIP’s breadth and depth of capabilities with his two decades of experience to help our government clients overcome complex business problems. Nishant focuses on delivering the best quality solutions possible while growing sales, optimizing performance, and expanding VIP’s alliances. Working with emerging technology companies to deliver measurable results and transform government organizations, Nishant allows our team to provide federal, state, and local support to all entities.

Prior to joining VIP, Nishant held leadership roles at KPMG/BearingPoint where he provided management and oversight for large-scale IT initiatives.

Jeff Bettcher

  • Chief Business Development Officer, Commercial Solutions
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Jeff Bettcher

  • Chief Business Development Officer, Commercial Solutions

Jeff brings 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 and custom delivery model.

Leading strategic business development efforts, Jeff is expanding VIP’s alliances and tailoring solutions allowing us to deliver measurable business results, Jeff strives to achieve the utmost customer satisfaction.

Brad Davidowitz

  • Chief Operations Officer, Commercial Solutions
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Brad Davidowitz

  • Chief Operations Officer, Commercial Solutions

Brad oversees and takes responsibility for all pre-sales, solution delivery, and customer support functions. In this role, Brad pulls from his 20 years of diverse technical experience and deep expertise in application delivery management and software quality processes. With this, he offers consulting services and develop+deploy technology solutions aligned with measurable business outcomes.

Focusing on developing relationships that grow sales, expand VIP solution offerings, and achieve measurable business results for our customers, Brad works hard to ensure success.

Patti Bennion

  • Chief Financial Officer
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Patti Bennion

  • Chief Financial Officer

Patti is charged with managing all accounting, treasury, financial analysis, and financial reporting requirements. Over the course of Patti’s career, she has held a range of 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 25+ years of experience working for Deloitte, Foundation Health Corporation, and others have brought VIP a breadth of great leadership and management experiences.

Steve Carpenter

  • Chief Administrative Officer
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Steve Carpenter

  • Chief Administrative Officer

Steve brings over 25 years of progressive and diverse experience in corporate operations. His areas of expertise include human resources, legal, contract administration, mergers and acquisitions, corporate compliance, security clearances, collections, company insurance, and procurement.

Prior to joining VIP, Steve performed similar functions for a large systems integration and public accounting firm. Steve brings a unique background and combination of capabilities which has served VIP since 1997.