Senior Lead Software Engineer
Rich brings more than two decades of experience designing sophisticated enterprise solutions leveraging Microsoft technologies to the Sabertooth team. Rich is one of our most valued software engineers with a great depth of knowledge in a wide range of technologies. Rich served as team lead in multiple roles, from Director of Software Engineering (20+ Developers/QA staff) to leading development on small 5-10 man teams. He has successfully developed projects for the medical, pharmaceutical, financial, education and national intelligence communities while adhering to strict industry security and compliance standards.
Some of Rich's previous accomplishments include:
Infrastructure Solutions Architect, Retired US Navy
Laz has been an enterprise Infrastructure Solutions Architect for over 30 years and has traveled the world, first with the U.S. Navy and then as an infrastructure architect for major companies including Dell, Altiris-Symantec, Microsoft, UBS Global Asset Management and others. His skill set includes AD, SQL, Systems Center, VMware, VDI, Citrix, and several others. Laz has recently designed and implemented solutions for global customers on the Microsoft Private Cloud Stack, including Hyper V, SCVMM, SCOM and SCCM.
Senior Business Consultant / Team Leader
Sabertooth proudly welcomed Drew to its team in 2016. Drew brings tremendous value to Sabertooth’s clients and services. He holds an MBA from NYU Stern School of Business and a BS from Boston College. Drew has extensive finance, operations and strategy experience in various business environments ranging from startups such as Ultimate Medical Academy to large multinational corporations such as Morgan Stanley. He is an agile, creative problem solver with proven success in optimizing margins, growing businesses, strategic planning and implementation, and utilizing large data sets to solve complex problems in high-pressure environments. He has gained vital experience with modeling for and integrating acquisitions from his time at Glencore, Ltd.
Drew has also played a key role in the discovery, creation, and management of time-sensitive, technology-based projects of high importance in the financial services and education industries. His most recent experience was as a key early finance/strategy employee in an education startup that he helped to grow from inception to its very successful exit in 2015. His financial modeling skills formed the roadmap which the company used to forge its path toward success. He has extensive experience within the fields of strategic and corporate finance, operations, financial planning & analysis, business development and analytics.
Michael A. Holmes
Senior Optimization Executive
Sabertooth is excited to bring another 'Top Gun' into its team in 2019. Michael is an accomplished executive with demonstrated ability to develop, lead and execute financial processes and initiatives to achieve key business objectives. He has proven ability to leverage innovation, policies, procedures, and technical solutions to drive positive change, strengthen organizations, enhance productivity, improve financial results, and provide a clear, decisive path for long-term growth. Michael possesses the deep understanding required to cultivate and maintain the delicate balance between people, processes, and tools.
Areas of Expertise: Complex project management, analytical insight, financial aid expertise, organizational management
Higher Education Expertise: Title IV accounting, CampusVue, Student Clearinghouse, ezAudit, OnBase; IFAP COD System, DOE G5, NSLDS, and NCES/IPEDS
Relevant Projects: Zenith Education, Corinthian Colleges (CCI), Las Vegas College