david straede

David is an expert in aligning IT with enterprise strategies, operations, and goals, as well as creating effective
policies, processes, and implementing best practices.

He has an extensive background in the design and delivery of technology innovation and high-performance solutions, connecting easily with people at all levels. David has served as the Senior IT Systems Architect for the City of Santa Barbara for the past twenty years, and ran his own highly successful cloud hosting enterprise which sold in 2014.


samantha straede

Samantha is an experienced IT Project Manager with PMP, Six Sigma Green Belt, and Microsoft Professional certifications, and over fifteen years of computer programming experience. As a business strategist, she plans and manages high profile projects by aligning business goals with technology solutions to drive process improvements, competitive advantage and bottom-line gains. Samantha excels in managing large project teams and is known for high-quality deliverables that meet or exceed targets.