Staff

Business Development

Bob Roth
Director of Business Development
As the Director of Business Development, Bob will oversee the delivery of services to the government across the Army Training and Operations business unit portfolio. Bob Roth is a retired US Army Colonel with more than 26 years of combined, joint and Army strategic, operational and tactical service to the country.  His assignments included three combat tours in Southwest Asia with assignments commanding up through the Brigade Combat Team level and as the principle combined/joint planner for a 4-star headquarters in South Korea.  Bob retired in 2011 after assisting the Armor School with its move to Fort Benning, GA., and has been working as a defense contractor in the training and education space since.  Bob is a graduate of the National Defense University (NDU), Joint Amphibious Warfare School (JAWS), and Command and General Staff College.  He possesses a Master of Business Administration, a Masters in Joint Strategic Planning, and is working on his PHD in education learning and management.  Bob is an award recipient of the Chief of Staff’s MacArthur Leadership Award (1996), the Purple Heart, and three Bronze Stars for actions in combat. 
Greg Scharsch
Senior Business Process Analyst
Greg Scharsch is a Senior Business Process Analyst responsible for developing and supporting annual and long-term strategic plans to achieve sustainable growth for Summit. Prior to joining Summit he served is a similar role managing programs and BD activities for the Defense Solutions Group at SAIC. Greg is a retired US Army Infantry Senior Non-commissioned Offer with over 20 years of staff and leadership experience. Greg resides is Columbus, GA and will assist in managing our regional corporate office activities in Columbus.
Taylor Barretta
Proposal Manager
As a Proposal Manager, Taylor works with business development professionals, corporate leadership, program management, and teaming partners to coordinate and execute proposals from start to finish. Taylor is responsible for coordinating, guiding, and supervising the proposal process; assisting subject matter experts in developing winning content; and delivering compliant and professionally produced proposals to current and future customers. Taylor has a Bachelor of Arts in English Literature, has taken several Shipley Proposal Development courses, and is currently working toward her APMP Foundation Certification.
Megan Francisco
Recruiting Manager

Support Services

Jeanette Clark
Contracts Manager
As the Director of Contracts, Jeanette is responsible for all contract, subcontract, teaming agreements, and NDAs. Jeanette works closely with senior leadership and Program Managers to keep them abreast of all contract activities. Prior to joining Summit Technologies Jeanette managed the Project Cost activities for a DOD firm specializing in government contacting.

Jeanette has over 22 years of experience in the Department of Defense (DOD) and United States Air Force (USAF) in government accounting and contracts. She possesses an Associates of Applied Science in Electronics Engineering Technology, an Associates in Applied Science in Avionic Systems Technology, and a Bachelor of Applied Science, Cum Laude in Resource Management.
Caty Savage
Facility Security Officer
Kathleen Adams
Human Resources Manager
Melissa Colonna
Accounting Manager

Programs

Alex Bayardo
Program Director
David Neeley
Program Director
As a Program Director, Dave is instrumental in organizing and leading multi-company teams resulting in the successful award and execution of multiple award/task order contracts. He is a Project Management Professional (PMP) and is an inductee of the National Academy of Fellows, Society of American Military Engineers.

Dave is a retired Corp of Engineers Officer and former Government Contracting Official for multi-million-dollar engineering, environmental remediation, military operations, and civil works programs. He has over 30 years’ experience providing program/contract management to Federal and commercial contracts. He has a Master’s Degree in Management and is a member of University Academic Boards for Graduate-level Education.