Management Team

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Managing Partner

Bill runs the retained search practice for TrustedForce and is the founder and Managing Partner of the firm. He supports large- and medium-sized technology companies in the identification and placement of their senior leadership talent. Clients include many of the country's leading public, private and hybrid Cloud providers, global managed hosting companies, and the technology arms of global financial services and energy companies.

Prior to Trusted Force, Bill worked for Qwest Government Services where he created and led the Federal Professional Services and Application Hosting Practice. Bill hired and managed a multi- disciplinary team of developers, engineers, program managers, and administrative personnel and was responsible for all revenue growth and new logo acquisition, including the Internal Revenue Service, Department of Treasury, National Institutes of Health, Department of Labor, Tax and Trade Bureau, United States Mint, etc.

Before joining Qwest, Bill held commercial sales leadership roles at IconCMT and Frontier Media Group (firms ultimately acquired by Qwest), where he managed the sale of custom web application development and complex hosting to clients including BankOne, Comcast, ARAMARK, SEI Investments, and many others.

Prior to moving into the technology field in 1997, Bill and his wife Nancy owned and operated three highly-acclaimed restaurants in the Philadelphia area (two American Regional restaurants and one French restaurant). With more than 200 full- and part-time employees, Bill claims that this experience offered the "single best insight into the psychology of customer relationships and talent management."

Bill is a 1981 graduate of the University of Pennsylvania with a BA in English Literature and a minor concentration in mathematics. He is married with three children and splits his time between Washington, DC and "the great state of Maine."

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Director, Finance

Mrs. Alexander joined TrustedForce as its Director of Finance in March 2012. In this capacity, Mrs. Alexander directs all financial aspects of the company including accounting practices, budgeting, pricing and offer management, financial analysis, financial planning and monitoring financial performance. Before joining TrustedForce, she worked for Trimeris, Inc. (NASDAQ: TRMS) as the Executive, Director of Finance where she managed the SEC reporting, budgeting, forecasting, Sarbanes Oxley compliance, tax provisions and returns and quarterly and annual external audits. Her experience with Trimeris, Inc. also included a reverse merger of the company by Synageva BioPharma Corporation (NASDAQ: GEVA) in November of 2011.

Mrs. Alexander is a Certified Public Accountant and has over ten years of experience in finance and accounting, including experience working for KPMG, one of the Big Four public accounting firms. Mrs. Alexander obtained her MBA from Duke University's Fuqua School of Business in 2007. She also graduated from Indiana University, Bloomington in 2001 with a BS in Accounting and Business Management. Mrs. Alexander is married with three children and currently resides in Wake Forest, NC. She enjoys actively competing in triathlons, cycling, hiking, traveling, cooking and spending time with family.

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Director, Recruiting Management

Laura joined TrustedForce in 2010 as the Recruiting Coordinator and Office Manager in support of the firm's Partners, and in 2012 she was named Director, Recruiting Management. Prior to her tenure at TrustedForce, Laura spent several years working in recruiting and administration at full-service, large-enterprise Executive Search firms in the Washington, D.C. area. Her expertise is working closely with both clients and candidates in managing the complexities of dynamic and fast-moving search efforts.

In addition, Laura is a professional actor and voice over artist in the metro D.C. area. She can be seen onstage at venues including Signature Theatre, Studio Theatre, Round House Theatre, and the Folger Shakespeare Theatre. She has also appeared on-camera in commercial and industrial projects for clients including Hershey's Chocolate, the Investigation Discovery Channel, the Army, and the National Institutes of Health, and she voices several characters in audiobooks produced by Graphic Audio.

Laura graduated Magna Cum Laude from Middlebury College with a double major in Theatre and Film & Media Culture and a minor in French. She currently resides in Maryland.

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Director, Research

Harrison Hoffman began his career with TrustedForce in June 2011 as a member of the firm's research team. He then joined the firm full-time after graduating from college in the Spring of 2013. The following year, Harrison was promoted to Director of Research. He focuses his time on the identification of senior leadership talent for the firm's Cloud and Managed Services clients as well as the management of TrustedForce's existing global network of candidates.

Harrison graduated from George Washington University's Elliott School where he majored in Latin American Hemispheric Studies and minored in Spanish. An inveterate traveler, he has worked, volunteered and traveled to countries ranging from Iceland and Kenya to Chile and Argentina. When Harrison isn't working, he can be found hiking, kayaking, cooking, writing, and enjoying the company of his friends and family.