Leadership

“We applaud the bold move by Impact Makers to create a business model that helps preserve their commitment to donate all their profits to charity. As Paul Newman did with Newman’s Own, putting the philanthropic mission at the heart of the business helps foster social impact to make the world a better place.” – Bob Forrester, President and CEO of Newman’s Own Foundation

Lewis Broome

Lewis BroomeChief Executive Officer

As an innovative and practiced thought-leader in data management, Lewis has more than 20 years of experience successfully designing, managing, implementing and leading global data management and information technology solutions. His successful track record is marked by strong leadership coupled with a passion for driving data and technology solutions from a clear business-value proposition. Lewis joined Impact Makers in 2016 as the Data Services Practice Lead and served as Chief Operating Officer prior to becoming CEO.

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Kaki Cachine

Kaki CachineChief Financial Officer

Kaki has over 25 years of experience in leadership, finance, accounting and operations. She has been a strategic leader in healthcare from start-ups to Fortune 500 companies for the past 15 years. Her experience includes healthcare, technology, insurance and professional services. She has extensive expertise in forecasting, financial analysis, and strategy including mergers and acquisitions. Prior to joining Impact Makers Kaki was CFO at a care management services company in Richmond.

Kaki has degrees from Virginia Tech and VCU.

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Jennifer Huval

Jen Huval Impact Makers SVP Client SuccessSenior Vice President, Client Success

Jennifer has over 20 years of consulting experience focused on digital transformation and IT strategy. She is a hands-on business leader known for collaborating with senior executives across business and IT, and mentoring global, cross functional teams. Through her work in consulting and as CEO/founder of her own business, she has developed a keen ability to stay laser focused on delivering innovative technology solutions that drive business value. Jennifer’s top priority is to act as a trusted advisor to her clients, while building high performing teams.

Jennifer joined Impact Makers in 2017 bringing broad experience that includes healthcare, financial services, airline, hospitality, retail, media, telecommunications, and manufacturing.

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Jim Blizzard

Jim Blizzard Impact Makers SVP Consulting ServicesSenior Vice President, Consulting Services

Jim is a visionary and goal-oriented IT Leader with more than 25 years of demonstrated experience in planning, developing, and implementing forward-looking information solutions to address business opportunities across multiple industries. He leverages his business operations background to deliver bottom-line results through effective design, development, and execution of high quality, cost-effective solutions.

Jim joined Impact Makers in 2013, serving as a Principal Consultant and Enterprise Agility Service Area Lead before becoming SVP. Prior to joining Impact Makers, he was a Director and Enterprise Architect at Markel Corporation.

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Jeff Meck

Jeff MeckVice President, Strategic Solutions

Jeff has over twenty years of consulting experience and proven success in executive leadership, business development, client relations, Internet strategy/design/development, process engineering and management. He has significant experience designing and implementing enterprise solutions and leading large enterprise engagements, including Enterprise Portal and Content Management, ERP and custom developed solutions. Jeff has implemented solutions within the following industries; Power Generation, Manufacturing, Media, Retail, Financial Services, Non-profit and Commercial IT Services.

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Ross Decker

Healthcare Solutions Lead

Ross was Impact Makers’ founding Board Chair and one of the early employees of the company back in 2007-2008. Ross rejoined the company in 2012 with responsibility for expanding Impact Makers’ commercial and healthcare practices. Ross brings Impact Makers over a decade of experience in strategy and product management. Prior to rejoining Impact Makers, Ross was the Vice President of Product Management for Molina Healthcare’s Medicaid fiscal agent business (acquired from Unisys).

Ross holds an MBA from the Yale School of Management and a Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of Michigan.

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Adam Foldenauer

Adam FoldenauerSenior Director, Client Solutions

Adam leads solution identification and relationships with Impact Makers’ clients across banking, insurance and capital markets. Adam has over 15 years of experience as a consultant, practitioner and leader of financial services teams, processes and technologies spanning back-office operations to digital product development and optimization.

Prior to joining Impact Makers, Adam was a client partner at ICF, a global consulting firm. He earned his Six Sigma Black Belt at GE Capital, is a certified SAFe® Agilist, and has a BA from James Madison University and an MBA from University of Richmond.

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Scott Hammer

Scott Hammer, Public Sector Client PartnerPublic Sector Client Partner

Scott has over 35 years of experience in state and local government, higher education, nonprofit, financial services, retail, and manufacturing industries. He has a record of enabling clients to achieve transformational results as a leader and as an individual contributor and in both tactical and strategic roles. Scott’s expertise includes strategy, procurement, information security, risk management, organizational assessment, and change management.

Prior to joining Impact Makers, Scott was a Principal with The North Highland Company, where he also worked closely with the Commonwealth of Virginia. He is a Certified Information Security Manager (CISM), Certified in Risk and Information System Controls (CRISC), and Project Management Professional (PMP).

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Rodney Willett

Rodney WillettVice President, Community Impact

Rodney joined Impact Makers in 2011. He is Vice President of Community Impact and responsible for promoting the company’s social enterprise business model and public relations. Rodney has more than 25 years of experience working with government and commercial entities and helping to meet their management and technology needs. Rodney is a licensed Virginia attorney and has represented state and local government clients for more than 15 years. He is also an advocate for educational and public health interests. 

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