Jeff is a Vice President in Pariveda’s Seattle office and brings over 20 years of experience consulting and delivering value for clients across a variety of industries. Having worked on engagements that range from strategy definition to application outsourcing and everywhere in between, Jeff has developed strong execution skills in project and program management.
Jeff began his career as a software engineer with a large global consulting firm where he grew into a technical architect, then project and program manager. Over that time, Jeff has defined and delivered solutions across many industries, including Automotive, Industrial Equipment, Personal Lines Insurance, Retail, and Telecommunications. He has successfully delivered projects ranging from multiple purpose-built proofs of concepts with a small team over a multi-week engagement to a multi-vendor, multi-location, and multi-year engagement. Leveraging a methodical and empathetic approach, Jeff has created high-performing resilient teams that deliver value for his clients through a co-created journey of innovation and pragmatic delivery.
Outside of the office
Jeff enjoys everything Washington has to offer and on any given weekend, he can be found in the outdoors hiking, biking, camping, boating, skiing, or sightseeing. Sharing in his passion are his wife, Sara, their sons Zack and Haydn, their daughter Ryann, their dog Mitten (named after their original home state of Michigan), and their cat Taco. During Jeff’s remaining free time, he plays guitar, is an avid traveler, and is a home-brewer.
Education and service
Jeff received a Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering from Lawrence Technological University in Southfield, Michigan. Jeff has a passion for giving back to the community, and during his time in Michigan he worked with programs such as the Greening of Detroit and Life Remodeled – both focused on revitalizing Detroit’s neighborhoods – and is involved with Washington organizations. In addition, Jeff is a Program Advisor for the Tombolo Institute’s Customer Experience program and sits on the Advisory Board for the Center of Excellence for Information and Computing Technology.