Meet Our Team

At SOLID, who we are is just as important as what we do–our team is a talented group of dedicated, analytical, and creative innovators. We’re living the SOLID mission and creating transformative solutions for our clients every day.

Military Veterans

Chart illustrating the percent of Solid team members who are military veterans with an icon representing a military medal in the middle. The military medal icon is used on the rest of the page to identify the individual staff members who have served in the military.

Military Spouses

Chart illustrating the percent of Solid team members who are military veterans with an icon representing a military medal in the middle. The military medal icon is used on the rest of the page to identify the individual staff members who have served in the military.

SOLID Leadership

Lisa Lutz, President & CEO

Lisa Lutz

President & CEO

Lisa has over 25 years of experience as a Policy Analyst. She has worked in this capacity at both the federal and state levels of government and as a consultant to public and private sector clients. Lisa holds a B.S. in Political Science and Psychology and a Master’s degree in Public Administration.

Thomas Caldwell, VP & CIO

Tom Caldwell

VP & CIO

Tom has over 15 years of experience supporting programs oriented to Service members and veterans, and in meeting their unique informational needs. He finds serving those who serve to be a privilege and an inspiration.

Jeff Lutz, VP Business Administration & CFO

Jeff Lutz

VP Business Administration & CFO

Jeff brings over 30 years of project and program management experience to the SOLID team. As the Chief Operating Officer, Jeff leads SOLID’s project execution, business development, and corporate support activities.

SOLID Directors

Dan LaBerge, IT Director

Dan Laberge

Director of IT

With 30 years experience in software development, global IT operations, architecture and security, Dan is responsible for all web development, operations and security.  Involved in multiple start-ups and high growth companies, he brings a strategic mindset to SOLID along with an M.S., in C.S., post graduate certificates from MIT (2008) and CalTech (2022) and a variety of certifications including CISSP, CySA+, ITIL3 SO, PSM and is a licensed pilot.

Lauren Runco

Lauren Runco

Director of Strategy and Growth

Lauren has over 12 years’ experience working on issues related to the nation’s military and veteran workforce and their transitions to civilian education and employment. Her emphasis on equity and creating opportunities for women and people of color have made her a sought-after voice in higher education and the workforce.  Lauren holds a B.S. in International Relations and a M.S. in Higher Education Administration.

Steve Loving

Director of Operations

A decorated veteran of the United States Marine Corps, Steve is responsible for the strategic business operations of SOLID.  With over 20 years of experience, Steve is focused on the development and delivery of business services and solutions, scaling the business for growth and success, and providing oversight to various departments in the organization.

Military Veteran: Marine Corps

Susan Acevedo-Moyer Ed.D

Director of Research and Analysis

Susan has served 20 years in the higher education industry. A leading expert in expanding the range of alternative educational experiences eligible for college credit and led the execution of several platform solutions allowing learners to accelerate educational attainment and career pathways.

Military Spouse

SOLID Team

Andrea Rozner

Analyst

Andrew Hees

Junior Web Developer

Tony Thigpen

Anthony Thigpen

Senior Analyst

Military Veteran: Coast Guard
Bill Brigman

Bill Brigman

Senior Analyst

Military Veteran: Air Force
Christine Loving

Christine Loving

Senior Analyst

Military Spouse
Corinne Waldrop

Corinne Waldrop

Marketing and Communications Specialist

Deanna Parker

Deanna Parker

Analyst

Military Veteran: Marine Corps
Debbi Adelakun

Debbi Adelakun

Project Coordinator

Dylan Davenport

Dylan Davenport

Web Developer

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Eboneprincess Lewis

Junior Analyst

Edgar Santana

Edgar Santana

Junior Web Developer

Jackie Gilberto

Jacqueline Gilberto

Analyst

Jim Yauger

James Yauger

Analyst

Military Veteran: Army
Jennifer Cercone

Jennifer Cercone

Senior Analyst

Jenny Kim, Analyst

Jenny Kim

Analyst

Karen White

Karen White

Senior Analyst: Team Lead

Kelly O'Connor

Kelly O’Connor

Analyst

Military Veteran: Army
Military Spouse

Kent Giles

Analyst

Military Veteran: Army
Kevin Albrecht

Kevin Albrecht

Human Resources Generalist

Military Spouse
Keisha Felder

Lakeisha Felder

Manager of Research and Analysis

Military Spouse
Mara Sanders

Mara Sanders

Web Developer

Marlee O'Neal

Marlee O’Neal

UX / UI Developer

Mary Bird

Mary Bird

Senior Analyst

Matthew Anguay

Matthew Anguay

Senior Analyst

Military Veteran: Air Force
Megan Schlitt

Megan Schlitt

Senior Analyst: Common COOL Team Lead

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Michael Gray

Senior Web Developer

Michele Dumm

Senior Web Developer

Michelle Hwang (SOLID avatar)

Michelle Hwang

Research Assistant

Nicholas Hill (SOLID avatar)

Nicholas Hill

Quality Assurance Engineer

Military Veteran: Army
Nikee Goffigan

Nikee Goffigan

IT Operations Manager

Rick Yentzer

Richard Yentzer

Senior Web Developer

Rita Detrick

Rita Detrick

Senior Analyst: Pathways Team Lead

Military Spouse
Robyne Henry

Robyne Henry

Project Manager

Military Spouse
Rohit Bhatia

Rohit Bhatia

Infrastructure Manager

Russell Hoskins

Russell Hoskins

Senior Analyst

Military Veteran: Army and Air Force
Zachary Kimball (SOLID avatar)

Sandra Schmied

Accounting Generalist

Steve Kane

Steven Kane

Senior Web Developer

Valerie Schutz

Valerie Schutz

Principal IT Engineer

Veera Pandey

Veera Pandey

Principal Analyst

Zachary Kimball (SOLID avatar)

Zachary Kimball

Web Developer