Colleen Rush is an Experienced Director with a demonstrated history of working in Information Technology in the health care industry. She is a strong professional skilled in Application Support, Customer Service, Data Analysis, Business Process Improvement, Service management specifically Incident and Knowledge Management.
Colleen has been employed with BAYADA Home Health Care for over 20 years and currently serves as the Director of Application Support. She has been involved with the HDI Philly chapter since 2012, joined the Leadership Council in 2019 and currently serves as the VP of Special Events on the Executive Board.
Colleen received her Bachelor of Arts, Computer Science degree and Master of Science, Information Systems Management degrees both from Holy Family University. She is the President of her local book club and she supports several local non-profit organizations. Colleen recently became an ambassador for the Gift of Life Organ Donor program.
Ross has been a member of HDI Philadelphia since 2012 and on the Leadership Committee since 2019. Currently, he is the Managing Partner with RX2 Solutions – the Respectfully Professional Talent Acquisition and Staffing Solutions Company. In addition to HDI, he volunteers as a Volleyball coach at the collegiate club level and with Maccabi USA. He is a graduate of the University of Maryland (undergrad) and Temple University (MBA) and is a four for four Philly sports fan.
I have over 16 years of IT experience providing Support and Service Management. I became a member of HDI in 2008. In 2014, I joined the HDI Philly Executive Board as the V.P. of Events. In this role he helps to oversee event strategy, responsible for logistical planning and coordination of events and conferences.
I am the Director of Technology Operations and Planning at Widener University. I am responsible for overseeing all technology purchases at the university, managing the Library and Information Services (LIS) budgets and being a liaison between LIS and the facilities teams. Previously, I was a PC Support Specialist at Widener, providing operational support for systems and applications. Prior to joining Widener University I was an Assistant Food and Beverage Manager at Vicmead Hunt Club and Bidermann Golf Course.
I have my Bachelors of Science in Hospitality Management from Widener University.
Mike Stanziola has been in the IT Staffing industry for over 16 years. After receiving his Bachelor’s Degree in Religion from Liberty University in Lynchburg, VA and spending 4 years working as a youth pastor in Columbus, OH, he entered the IT industry in 2000 working as a Technical Recruiter for MATRIX Resources in Dallas, TX. In the summer of 2004, he moved to Philadelphia, PA to work for Modis selling IT Recruiting services. Mike is presently the Vice President of IT Operations for firstPRO, Inc managing a team of 12 staffing professionals priding himself on building successful long-term business relationships and motivating his sales and recruiting staff to do the same. Since June 2009, Mike has also held the title of VP of Membership volunteering for the HDI Philadelphia chapter. Mike is married to his wife Jillian living in Exton, PA, and an avid NY Giants, NY Mets, and NY Rangers fan. He enjoys playing softball and tennis, church activities, travelling on the weekends, and motivational speaking.
Jason Turner is an IT support and service management practitioner who currently manages the IS Support Desk at Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia. A graduate of Drexel University (BS & MBA), he has been an active member of the Philadelphia chapter of HDI for many years and currently holds the position of VP of Programming where he brings in compelling thought leaders to present on relevant topics that are of interest to the technical support community. He has earned several HDI and ITIL certifications and stays current on the discipline of IT support and IT service management. Outside of work, Jason loves to play poker and prior to COVID, played every Thursday night for the past 16 years.
Jason Trespalacios has worked in multiple different industries (Logistics, Warehousing, Real Estate, Trucking, Finance, Mortgage, and Non-Profit) in many different roles during his 20 yr. IT career. He is currently the Vice President of Enterprise IT Business Alignment at Freedom Mortgage, after leaving Penn State University he began his career as a Systems Engineer and worked his way up to the management level. His high energy and strong focus on efficiency and transparency has allowed him to build enterprise level teams that deliver on a multitude of large enterprise projects in a short amount of time. Jason currently resides in Langhorne, PA with his wife Sandy and their 3 daughters Nicole, Ashley and Brynn. He is a 20 yr. Philadelphia Eagles season ticket holder who enjoys Golf, public speaking, and coaching/attending his daughters soccer and basketball games. He has been a member of the HDI Leadership Council for 8 Years.