Five IT executives have joined CompTIA‘s 2012 board of directors, which will continue to be led by Autotask Corp. founder Bob Godgart.
The new members are:
- Don Bentz, co-founder of Preferred IT Group LLC, Columbia City, Ind., a provider of IT computer network services, support and consulting to SMBs
- Mike Brogan, president, CEO and principal of Erb’s Technology Solutions, an IT provider
- Paul Cronin, senior vice president of Atrion Networking Corp., an IT services company
- Frank J. Vitagliano, senior vice president of worldwide channels for networking supplier Juniper Networks Inc.
- Dan Wensley, vice president of partner development and marketing for Level Platform, a managed services software provider in Canada.
The new board further is comprised of eight existing executives, elected for another year. Those members are:
- Vice chairman Chuck Lennon, president of TeamLogic IT
- Robert Stegner, senior vice president of marketing, North America, for SYNNEX Corp.
- Nancy K. Hedrick, president and CEO, CSI: Technology Outfitters
- Linda Lynch, president of KI Technology Group
- Mike Parrottino, vice president of personal systems group sales and business management of HP
- Fernando Quintero, vice president of channel sales and operations, Americas, McAfee
- Janet Schijns, vice president of the business solutions group, Verizon
- MJ Shoer, founder, president and virtual CTO, Jenaly Technology Group
CompTIA president Todd Thibodeaux remains a voting member of the board, while two other CompTIA executives hold non-voting board officer posts. Dan Liutikas, CompTIA’s chief legal officer, serves as board secretary; and David Sommer, CFO, is board treasurer.
Leaving the CompTIA board at the end of this year are Lester Keizer, XiloCore; Kerry McDonough, Cisco Systems Inc.; Michael Menegay, Mobile Armor Inc.; Bob O’Malley, InFocus Corp.; and Dan Shapero, Kaseya.