senior level IT consultants
As a trusted partner to federal agencies and private sector clients, we provide solutions that improve business efficiency and enable total collaboration at the enterprise level. Mission success is our shared goal, and Quadrint achieves it by remaining agile, innovative and strategic. Our steadfast, intelligent advice empowers our clients to do more.
In the defense and intelligence sectors, mission success depends on collaboration, integrity and technology. At Quadrint, we provide enterprise solutions that enable all levels of an organization to work together to achieve success more efficiently, rapidly and securely. As a trusted partner to federal agencies and private sector clients, mission success is our shared goal. Our agility, innovation and strategic perspective empower our clients to do more.
Quadrint was founded in 2000 with a mission to help clients improve business efficiency and achieve total collaboration at the enterprise level. From our corporate headquarters in Falls Church, VA we have developed a strong history of delivering solutions that offer measurable business impact – when the outcome matters most.
Our employees average more than 15 years experience supporting the Intelligence Community. We have partnered with public and private agencies across the intelligence community, including all the major intelligence agencies, and have strong relationships with the best firms in the industry. What sets us apart is that our enterprise collaboration solutions not only ensure efficiency and security within our client organizations, our work contributes to the security of our Nation.
We began as a premier implementer of PeopleSoft solutions almost 20 years ago. We now specialize in a wide variety of COTS enterprise applications and analytics tools, and provide a full suite of engineering and software development services, as well as strategic planning and enterprise support services. Whether the mission involves streamlining HR operations, managing content and records, Big Data analytics or business process improvements, Quadrint is the trusted provider that will deliver results. We are “experience powering intelligence.”
Patrick has extensive experience as a systems architect and technical project manager. He has managed a significant number of systems integration projects, including Commercial Off the Shelf (COTS) software implementations, application migrations into and out of data centers, and application migrations to the Cloud. He has managed teams operating multiple applications across a wide variety of software platforms. In addition, Patrick also has managed multiple Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) implementations and upgrades for a variety of commercial and federal clients.
Prior to beginning his Information Technology career, Patrick also worked for the Department of Justice. Patrick is a certified Project Management Professional (PMP). He holds a Master’s degree in Public Administration from New York University’s Robert F. Wagner Graduate School of Public Service and a Bachelor of Arts from Fordham University. Patrick sits on Quadrint’s Board of Directors.
For over 20 years, Glenn has provided thought leadership and led the adoption of innovative information technology solutions to solve complex business problems. Prior to that, he was granted 3 US Patents for his inventions in the field of biomedical engineering. He holds a PhD in Engineering from Rutgers University, an MBA in Finance and Accounting from the University of Maryland, and a BS in Engineering, also from Rutgers. Glenn sits on Quadrint’s Board of Directors.
Prior to joining Quadrint, Margie was a senior principal at SRA International and held the positions of Operations Director, Pricing Manager, and Economic Analyst. In her most recent position at SRA, Margie managed operations for the $150M+, 400+ employee Security and Systems Engineering Solutions strategic business unit, providing senior leadership and focused vision in financial and human resources management.
She also served as Vice President of Operations for Isoquest, Inc., a subsidiary of SRA that developed and marketed commercial software. Margie holds a Master’s degree in Statistics from the University of California, Berkeley, and a Bachelor’s degree in Statistics from the University of Rochester.
Michael has led multiple enterprise-wide software development initiatives and the formation and daily operations of agile development programs. Michael provides expertise in the end-to-end delivery cycle, including contract initiation, staffing and team organization, agile software development and delivery, business process reengineering, and Dev/Ops support of production systems.
Michael graduated from the University of Virginia with a master’s in Management of IT (MSMIT) and a bachelor’s in mathematics. Michael maintains certifications as a Project Management Professional (PMP), Scaled Agilist (SA), and Certified DataVault 2.0 Practitioner (CDVP2).
Michael has a robust technology background paired with academic and practical experience within Business Administration. He has worked on key Intelligence Community programs from large programs such as IC DTE to small highly secure mission systems.
Michael graduated from Limestone College with a Bachelors of Science in Business Administration and continued his education with a Masters of Business Administration from Strayer University. He also maintains certifications as a Project Management Professional (PMP), Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP), Scaled Agilist, and AWS Certified Solutions Architect-Professional.
From 2016 through 2021, Dr. Turman served as VP-Mission Systems and General Manager of Peraton’s Intelligence & Network Solutions Business Unit. He led teams in architecting, engineering, and operating the United States Government’s most critical IT enterprises and communications networks.
From 2013 through 2016, as NJVC Vice President, Program Management, Dr. Turman consulted with clients across DOD to align technology strategy with mission capabilities through roadmaps and innovation agendas. He oversaw capture and implementation of a $440 million DoD IT infrastructure services program, defining a compelling program management approach with an integrated master plan and schedule and thorough quality and risk management assessments.
Dr. Turman served in the Department of Defense for 26 years — the majority with the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency (NGA). His final assignment was NGA acting West Senior Executive, supporting the director in the achievement of strategic agency objectives related to business and mission continuity, personnel, facilities, security, corporate relations and planning. Earlier, he was Deputy West Senior Executive, and led the execution of resources assigned to the St. Louis metropolitan area and nine other NGA locations.
Previously, Dr. Turman represented the Director of NGA abroad in three consecutive international and military support roles. As Director, International NGA Support Team—Europe— Turman initiated and strengthened NGA’s relationships with European partners. As Director, NGA Support Team to the United States European Command he led NGA’s team of embedded analysts and reach-back efforts in delivering GEOINT to military customers in theater. In 2010, he was deployed as commander, NGA Task Force—Iraq—and from Baghdad, led the agency’s team of analysts and technicians in the delivery of GEOINT to U.S. forces, the State Department and other partners. Earlier, Turman served several senior leadership roles in the Enterprise Operations directorate including Director of the NGA Enterprise Service Center (ESC) and the Enterprise Operations Customer Service office.
Dr. Turman also has extensive experience managing construction and facilities programs, having served as Chief of the NGA’s Facilities program, NGA—St. Louis Deputy Site Manager, Chief of Construction at the former Hydrographical-Topographic Center.
Dr. Turman is a National Defense University CAPSTONE Fellow, INCOSE Systems Engineering Professional (CSEP), Program Management Professional (PMP), licensed Professional Engineer, and member of the Department of Defense Acquisition Workforce, certified at Level III in Program Management.
Since 2011, Dr. Turman has served as adjunct Professor of Systems Engineering at George Washington University, Washington, DC.
Lou Von Kahle
She returned to CIA after spending 14 years in the private sector as a CEO, business strategist, and investor. In this capacity, she leveraged her expertise from both the public and private sectors to accelerate the identification and adoption of industry leading digital technologies with the goal of modernizing, advancing, and transforming mission. She was awarded both CIA’s Distinguished Intelligence Medal and Distinguished Career Intelligence Medal for her CIA service.
Earlier in her career, Ms. Smetzer served 17 years at CIA as a technical analyst and senior manager, participating in and leading multiple transformation-related task forces and programs aimed at modernizing the business of intelligence, including the development of the first Directorate of Intelligence strategic plan. She conceptualized and led an innovative initiative aimed at aligning fragmented intelligence production processes into a secure, web-based, collaborative, real-time production environment.
In 2004, Ms. Smetzer served on the White House Commission on the Intelligence Capabilities of the United States Regarding Weapons of Mass Destruction. Ms. Smetzer then established her own strategic management consulting company, Jasmah Consulting. After her company was acquired in 2008, Ms. Smetzer held senior executive positions in business development and operations in large and small businesses, served on multiple Boards of Directors, and invested in and mentored several emergent technology companies.
John has built high-performing teams delivering systems, software, telecommunications, and cyber security to federal and commercial clients resulting in delivery and growth of contracts totaling several billions in profitable revenue. John has served nearly every federal agency delivering ships, space systems, EW and cryptography, sub-sea telecommunications, unmanned & force protection systems, ISR systems, weapons systems, cyber solutions and products, agile development, and cloud deployments.
Prior to KeyW, John led business development for QinetiQ NA’s $1.2 billion products and solutions and also as General Manager of the Defense, Intelligence and Commercial Cyber business. QinetiQ was a Proxy agreement under FOCI mitigation with DoD. Thereafter, John served as a principal in the sale and integration of QinetiQ NA to Veritas Capital and he helped form Vencore as General Manager of the Defense, NSA, and DHS Group.
At Quadrint, we offer our clients unique value-added benefits. Quadrint consultants average 23+ years of experience, and our entire team holds TS clearances at a minimum. Thanks to this high level of experience and integrity, we have forged trusted partnerships with all the Nation’s top intelligence agencies, with NGO’s and with private corporations who share the common mission of advancing technology and security.
We are proud to include among our federal clients agencies throughout the Intelligence Community, the Department of Defense and the Department of Justice.
Our private sector clients include Ameren Corporation, the Service Employees International Union (SEIU) and the American Federation of Labor & Congress of Industrial Organizations (AFL-CIO).
Patrick Acheson, PMP, Managing Principal
Patrick co-founded Quadrint in 2000, in order to provide advanced technology solutions to the intelligence community and private sector clients. Prior to founding Quadrint, Patrick was Director of ERP Solutions at Maverick Technologies and a Consultant with Accenture, formerly Andersen Consulting. Patrick has extensive experience as a systems architect and technical project manager. He has managed a significant number of systems integration projects, including Commercial Off the Shelf (COTS) software implementations, application migrations into and out of data centers, and application migrations to the Cloud. He has managed teams operating multiple applications across a wide variety of software platforms. In addition, Patrick also has managed multiple Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) implementations and upgrades for a variety of commercial and federal clients. Prior to beginning his Information Technology career, Patrick also worked for the Department of Justice. Patrick is a certified Project Management Professional (PMP). He holds a Master’s degree in Public Administration from New York University’s Robert F. Wagner Graduate School of Public Service and a Bachelor of Arts from Fordham University.
Glenn Merberg, PhD, Managing Principal
Glenn co-founded Quadrint in 2000 to provide highly motivated, senior level technology consultancy to federal and private sector clients, primarily within the Intelligence Community. Prior to founding Quadrint, Glenn served as a project manager at Northrop Grumman IT, formerly Litton/PRC, and founded Integration Services Group, a consultancy focused on ERP solutions and custom database applications. For the past 15 years, Glenn has focused on implementing and integrating COTS corporate applications and business intelligence software. His proven experience includes Oracle Enterprise (PeopleSoft) and IBM Cognos applications, in addition to the development and support of various custom web-based applications. Glenn applies many different traditional and SOA-based technologies to accomplish complex systems integrations. He holds a PhD in Engineering from Rutgers University, an MBA in Finance and Accounting from the University of Maryland, and a BS in Engineering, also from Rutgers.
David Conetsco, Director of Business Development
Dave joined Quadrint in 2014 as the Director of Business Development, focusing on expanding Quadrint’s portfolio of contracts across the Intelligence Community (IC) and the Federal Government. Prior to joining Quadrint, Dave was a Vice President at SRA, Inc., where he led a successful business program providing mission-critical services to the IC. His 300-person, $100M+ business included prime contracts in all five major IC agencies. Dave developed business strategies, hired key staff, made investment decisions, identified acquisition targets, defined market discriminators, and oversaw all business capture activities for SRA’s Intelligence Programs. Prior to joining SRA, Dave was a Military Intelligence Officer in the US Army for seven years, serving at the Defense Intelligence Agency as well as the 101st Airborne Division. He holds a Master’s degree in Strategic Intelligence from the National Intelligence University and a Bachelor of Science degree from the United States Military Academy at West Point.
Margie Davis, Director of Operations
Margie joined Quadrint in 2016 as the Director of Operations, where she oversees the day-to-day internal operations of the company and develops and implements solutions for managing the company’s fast growth. Margie has over 22 years of experience in the DoD IT consulting industry. Prior to joining Quadrint, Margie was a senior principal at SRA International and held the positions of Operations Director, Pricing Manager, and Economic Analyst. In her most recent position at SRA, Margie managed operations for the $150M+, 400+ employee Security and Systems Engineering Solutions strategic business unit, providing senior leadership and focused vision in financial and human resources management. She also served as Vice President of Operations for Isoquest, Inc., a subsidiary of SRA that developed and marketed commercial software. Margie holds a Master’s degree in Statistics from the University of California, Berkeley, and a Bachelor’s degree in Statistics from the University of Rochester.
The integrity of the enterprise depends on technology and people. It’s the precision of the business processes that enable the two to work together. Innovative, agile and insightful, we integrate business processes to allow the complete system to function as one. At Quadrint, our expertise managing technology and systems is complemented by our business process management expertise. We provide high-level oversight, analysis and implementation that is fully aligned with our client’s mission.
Quadrint is a trusted partner to federal agencies, where on a daily basis we deliver process governance and process management support, while offering continuous improvements to optimize results. In this sense, we’re “doing more with less” for our clients each day. It’s why the federal sector trusts Quadrint when mission success is on the line.
The unique Quadrint methodology is defined by experience, agility, trust and partnership. With these principles as our foundation, we apply technology strategically to integrate business processes with operational systems. With this integrated approach, we remain flexible and responsive, always able to adapt and advance when mission requirements change.
To learn more about how Quadrint’s Business Process Management Solutions can help your business improve efficiency and operations, please contact us at email@example.com or call 703-349-0139.
Ultimately, business is all about service. At Quadrint, we design and deploy the technologies and systems that enable rapid, high-quality customer service – which in turn drives business success. From service requests to project tracking and workflow monitoring, we provide the tools that our clients depend upon to enhance their service offerings.
One of the most significant challenges many businesses face is effectively and efficiently tracking service requests and project lifecycles. We provide advanced solutions, such as CRM software and similar products, that streamline the service cycle so that our clients can spend less time cataloguing responses and more time delivering results.
In order to enhance customer service, we look beyond the end result or the service delivery. We assess requirements at the enterprise level and recommend customer service enhancements as integrated components to the project lifecycle. This level of insight was developed over decades of experience and it is validated by our proven record of earning the trusted partnership of our clients.
To learn more about how Quadrint’s Customer Service Enhancement solutions can help your business improve customer experience and enterprise efficiency, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org or call 703-349-0139.
Technology by itself is never enough. The human element, together with technology, constitutes the total solution. At Quadrint, we provide the software and systems as well as the experienced consultants and managers that ensure optimal performance. We provide enterprise solutions that support mission objectives to ensure that the back office operates as a seamless whole.
Our Information Technology management expertise covers configuration and O&M services, application management, customization of legacy systems, as well as bolt-on solutions to meet particular needs. Our process begins with a thorough assessment of system requirements and a shared goal of mission success. Once the requirements are outlined, our senior-level team evaluates, strategizes, and implements a succinct solution.
Leading the Way
Effective IT management involves solving today’s challenges, as well as remaining agile to anticipate future needs. Our strategic perspective and proven expertise enables us to develop innovative technology management solutions and processes that meet today’s needs and remain scalable for future requirements. This is one reason why we’ve formed lasting partnerships with our clients, instead of delivering one-time implementations.
To learn more about how Quadrint’s Information Technology Management solutions can help your business improve efficiency and operations, please contact us at email@example.com or call 703-349-0139.
When information sharing involves both those who need to know, and those who need to know more, we make it easy. Quadrint provides secure, simplified collaboration and knowledge management solutions that ensure the proper channels have rapid and reliable access to information. When mission success depends upon enterprise collaboration and high-speed information sharing capabilities, we are the trusted partners that deliver results.
At Quadrint, we design and implement enterprise collaboration solutions that enable rapid sharing with partners, as well as with the regional and internal units within the organization. This is possible because instead of merely connecting the dots, we architect a total solution that integrates disparate components into a single, efficient system.
Sharing at the Speed of Business
Today’s world is fully connected. BYOD and cloud technologies are revolutionizing the way business and operations are conducted. At Quadrint, we’re leading the way with scalable, flexible collaboration solutions that accommodate these emerging trends. It’s not enough to provide solutions for today. Our clients rely on us because we innovate and adapt in order to deliver more.
To learn more about how Quadrint’s High-Speed Information Sharing solutions can help your business improve efficiency and operations, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org or call 703-349-0139.