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Many small and medium businesses recognize the need for senior strategic technical leadership but may not have the income statement or business plan to justify a full time Officer level position. They understand they are not reaping enough ROI from their technology, may have difficulty pushing projects through to completion on time and on budget, or simply need direction.

AdvantageCIO provides technical leadership engagements on demand to propel organizations through their business plans in a cost effective and efficient manner with no long term commitments while realizing ROI on technology, perhaps for the first time. Here’s how we can help


Dave Wordhouse
Executive Vice President of Technology

For more than 18 years, David has served in the credit union industry, architecting and implementing network infrastructure and security solutions for CU*Answers, a Credit Union Service Organization, as well as individual credit unions. As Executive Vice President of Network Technologies, David directs a team of over 40 information technology professionals in the design, delivery, support and operation of large-scale LAN and WAN solutions, core application platforms, and high availability configurations.

Matt Sawtell
Vice President of Managed Technology Services

Since 2002, Matt has been serving CU*Answers and their credit union clients and owners as an expert across many areas in IT and cyber security. As VP of Managed Technology Services, he leads the Network Services teams in product design, delivery and ongoing support and management for over 280 credit union clients.

Jim Lawrence
Vice President of Business Continuity

As a Certified Business Continuity and Cybersecurity Professional (CBCP/CISSP)  and with more than 20 years of experience in IT Management, Disaster Recovery, and Incident Response  roles, Jim assists credit unions large and small in the design, implementation and testing of their Disaster Recovery and Business Continuity plans, adhering to industry standards and guidelines (NCUA, FFIEC, etc.).