Kevin Cassidy, President and CEO
Kevin Cassidy is responsible for defining and implementing ClearFocus’ vision and strategy, and accountable for the company’s profitability and growth. Prior to starting ClearFocus, Kevin was the VP of Operations for InScope International where he was accountable for the delivery of all client software development and enterprise IT services, and for managing the company’s internal operations. Kevin started his career at AT&T and later moved on to OnePoint Communications and Verizon where he served in various IT leadership roles. Kevin is a Project Management Professional (PMP) with a Bachelors Degree in Computer Science from Rutgers University and an MBA from Georgia State University. Kevin’s interests include video production and he actively serves on his church’s video ministry team.
Dave Blessing, Vice President Business Development
Dave Blessing is responsible for business development and the shaping of ClearFocus’s GoTo Market strategy. Dave brings 30+ years of IT industry experience spanning Technology Sales and Consulting Service Delivery. Dave’s has had the pleasure of working for many technology providers from startups to mainstream (IBM, EMC, Sybase, Symantec…), serving within a global Distributor and selling for multiple Value-Add Resellers. Dave career has had him support Commercial and Federal markets, allowing Dave to develop an awareness of some of the differences and commonalities between these markets. Dave brings a depth of experience on how to best serve ClearFocus’s clients, while being a trusted and valued business partner within the IT ecosystem, as in the end successful business tends to be a team effort. Dave holds a Bachelors of Science in both Computer Science and Mathematics from Towson State and a Masters of Science in Network Communications from Johns Hopkins. Dave’s pastime is fast cars with a strong affinity towards Dodge Vipers.
Jennifer Garst, Vice President Client Services and Solutions
Jennifer Garst is responsible for the quality delivery of all ClearFocus client programs and responsible for client relations. Additionally, Jennifer leads the company’s government capture and proposal development. Jennifer joins ClearFocus after 12 years as the VP of InScope International’s Federal Division where she significantly grew InScope’s federal programs. Prior to InScope, Jennifer severed in various technical leadership roles which includes Technical Director of IT Management and Control for AOL and Director of Professional Services for Price Waterhouse Coopers. Jennifer has a Bachelors of Arts in Sociology and Criminal Justice from Roanoke College and an MPA in Management Information Systems from American University. When not supporting ClearFocus Jennifer’s loves to travel with her family.
Glen Dosey, Director Cybersecurity Technology
Glen Dosey is accountable for shaping the direction of ClearFocus’ cybersecurity services and for ensuring ClearFocus is on the forefront of cybersecurity technology. Glen holds certifications in the fields of computer forensics, incident response, malware analysis, and penetration testing. He contributed to the cybersecurity portions of the NIST CyberSkills framework, and is a firm believer in the importance of professionalizing and growing the cybersecurity workforce. Before joining ClearFocus Technologies, Glen was with the Department of Homeland (DHS) Security where he was responsible for building and managing a CyberSecurity Operations Center for DHS at the Federal Law Enforcement Training Center.
Andy Herscher, Director Cybersecurity Solutions
Andy Herscher is accountable for the technical development and enablement (Methodology, Process, People and Delivery) for ClearFocus Cybersecurity programs. Andy has multiple cybersecurity certifications which the Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP), Certified in Risk and Information Systems Control (CRISC) and Metasploit Certified Specialist (MCS). Before joining ClearFocus Technologies, Andy was the Director of Cybersecurity for InScope International and before InScope, Andy held several Security Engineer positions supporting government programs. Andy has a Bachelors degree in Information Technology and Information System Security from the University of Phoenix and an MBA from Colorado State University.