President and CEO of TSI, Mark Putiyon graduated Cum Laude from Strayer University with a BS in Information Technology and a minor in Programming. Mark is the former president of Tech Solutions and has over 25 years’ of IT industry experience. He holds certifications in Microsoft, Novell, Apple, Cisco, Barracuda and Dell. Mark manages the technology department and the sales and marketing teams of TSI. Additionally, he spent three years in the Mojave Desert with the United States Army. He is involved with his local church by serving as a former Deacon. Mark volunteers with both youth and audio visual ministries as well. When away from the office he enjoys paintball, video gaming, playing cards and his favorite board game, Settlers of Catan, with his boys.
Kayla TurzakHelp Desk Coordinator
Kayla graduated from the University of Maryland with a BA in English, minoring in Japanese language and culture. Since graduation, she has poured herself into learning new technologies as a Systems Administrator in a fast paced Dev Ops environment. She has become a versatile Systems Support Specialist with a gift for finding creative IT solutions, and a strong Windows Systems Administrator with experience configuring, monitoring, upgrading and maintaining systems hardware, software and related infrastructure. When away from a desk, she enjoys travel, art and movies.
Young ChooDirector of Engineering & Projects
Adele BoeseProject Engineer
Adele is a seasoned IT Professional with over 22 years of experience. Starting her professional career as Certified Paralegal specializing in Intellectual Property Law, she found her love for Information Technology when starting at a law firm with a sneaker network. Since then her experience with technology includes help desk management, networking and cyber security. She became the IT Manager at her law firm and held the position for 6 years before becoming the Director of IT at a Broadcast Engineering Firm in the Washington, DC area. Currently, she provides professional technical and engineering solutions and experienced project management for TSI. Adele’s personal interests include helping her daughter develop into an intelligent, independent person with a passion for softball, theater and art, while caring for her elderly father-in-law. Although, Adele, struggles with the effects of living with Multiple Sclerosis, she endeavors to face every day with a positive outlook that is contagious to all around her.
Terence JacksonDirector of Cybersecurity Operations and Architecture
Terence graduated from Howard University with a B.B.A. in Management Information Systems. He holds certifications from CyberArk, RSA, Oracle and the Identity Management Institute. He has over 16 years experience working in Information Technology & Security for large and small federal contractors and as an independent consultant. Terence is also a STARS Mentor at Mach37, a Virginia based Cybersecurity Accelerator. In his free time Terence serves on the AV and Social Media Ministry at his church. He enjoys spending time with his wife and family which includes his teenage son and four year old daughter. He’s an avid Marvel movie watcher and enjoys technology news and research.
Matthew ValdezSales Manager
Prior to TSI I was an owner/chef at my own restaurant for 11 years. After closing the business, I worked as a sales manager at Sysco Foods where I managed numerous bilingual accounts. During this time, I was named rookie of the year my first year, had multiple record sales weeks and helped many restaurant owners increase revenue and profits. I graduated from Stratford University with a degree in Applied Science. While not working, I enjoy hiking, fishing, football, and most of all spending time with the family.