Nectir San Antonio
Brad Morrison Chief Executive Officer
Brad Morrison is the Founder and CEO of Innové LLC and Managing Partner of Innové Global LLC, a management consulting and technology services provider to both government and commercial clients. was honored by INC. Magazine in 2008 and 2009 as one of the fastest growing companies in the U.S., and it was named among the Top 50 Private Companies in San Antonio by the San Antonio Business Journal in 2010.
Prior to Innové, Morrison was a manager in KPMG LLP’s information risk management practice focused in the internet, communications and entertainment sectors. He led IT governance, control and security consulting engagements for financial systems integrity, regulatory compliance, Sarbanes-Oxley and optimizing return on investment. His clientele spanned Fortune 1000 to international customers. Morrison also served as a Captain in the United States Air Force supporting secure military communications.
Mike Reed Senior Partner
Mike is responsible for the strategic and financial operations of Innové LLC, a specialty consulting, sourcing and technology company. He supports the development and implementation of an entrepreneurial business platform to provide the critical evaluation, agility, rewards, resources, coaching and tools necessary for market success.
Prior to joining Innové, Mike was President/CEO Beyond Tomorrow Innovations (BTI) a Service Disabled Veteran Owned Small Business (SDVOSB). His experience includes 8 years with Booz Allen where he led a national U.S. AIr Force and NASA information security and mission assurance business and is a retired Colonel in the U.S. Air Force with a career spanning military communications, space & missile and systems acquisition.
Merri Harrison Director/Human Resources
Merri Harrison serves at the Director of Human Resources for Nectir San Antonio, the staffing division of Innové LLC. Prior to Innové and Nectir San Antonio, Harrison held various Human Resource and Administrative positions with small and medium-sized companies in Texas and Louisiana. She is a graduate of the Louisiana State University-Baton Rouge, where she earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Management with a concentration in Human Resource Management.
Harrison is committed to lifelong learning and pursues this passion through her membership with the Society of Human Resource Management (SHRM), the San Antonio Human Resource Management Association (SAHRMA) and the San Anto-nio Industry Liaison Group (SAILG). Harrison proudly served in the United States Army supporting various roles in the Military Police Corps.
Doug Ferrata Vice President
Doug leads the Defense Systems Acquisition business unit for Innové. He has built a team that is quickly becoming the thought leader in transformational acquisition for Space-C4ISR-Cyber programs and helping DoD build, buy and use technology with speed, mission assurance and quality.
Along with Melissa Rice, Doug is also responsible for driving market penetration and managing client accounts for Innové’s workforce solutions business unit.
Prior to Innové, he was a Lead Associate with Booz Allen Hamilton, a leading defense consultancy supporting the Air Force Cryptologic Systems Division. He applied his acquisition expertise to ensure streamlined operations, process improvement, and increased efficiency for the Air & Ground Communications Security (COMSEC) Branch.
Doug is a graduate of Texas A&M University with a degree in Mechanical Engineering Technology. Upon graduation, he was commissioned in the Air Force. Doug worked at Brooks AFB as an acquisition program manager supporting the 311th Human Systems Wing.
Dawn Peterson Account Manager
Dawn serves as the Account Manager for Nectir San Antonio, the staffing and talent delivery division of Innové LLC, and is responsible for planning and managing the full relationship between Innové and its customers.
Prior to her role as Account Manager, Dawn was supporting the VINSON/Advanced Narrowband Digital Voice Terminal (ANDVT) Cryptographic Modernization (VACM) Program and was the on-site PASS lead at the Cryptologic Systems Division.
Dawn graduated from Centenary College of Louisiana in 2001 with a degree in Physics. Shortly after graduation, Dawn attended Officer Training School and commissioned as an Air Force Officer. She began her Air Force career at the Aeronautical Systems Center at Wright-Patterson AFB, OH as a program manager for the acquisition of the C-130J Maintenance and Aircrew Training System. Dawn was transferred to the Cryptologic Systems Division at Lackland AFB, TX in 2005.
As a captain, Dawn separated from the military, but continued to serve the Air Force as both a civil servant and as a consultant. After eight years at the Cryptologic Systems Division, Dawn is recognized as an expert in cryptographic acquisition and program management.
Dawn earned her Master’s in Business Administration in 2004 from Wright State University, holds a Program Management Professional (PMP) certification, and is Level II certified in Program Management under the Acquisition Professional Development Program (APDP).