Our leadership team has over 150 years of Executive Management experience across a wide spectrum of industries.
Kathy Ghavimi - President
Kathy Ghavimi is the Founder and President of OmniSolve and has been responsible for setting the vision and direction of the company. Mrs. Ghavimi has over 20 years of experience in Information Technology; and has held various management positions at Freddie Mac, VeriSign and Network Solutions. Mrs. Ghavimi graduated Suma Cum Laude; and holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Computer Science from the University of the District of Columbia.
Behzad Ghavimi - Chief Executive Officer
Behzad Ghavimi has served as the CEO of OmniSolve since June 2001. Mr. Ghavimi began his career in academia as a professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering prior to moving to the commercial sector. Mr. Ghavimi has worked with several start-up firms and has been responsible for implementation and integration of complex mission critical applications. He has extensive experience in Telecommunications; and has performed research in the fields of embedded software, signal processing, robotics, artificial intelligence and cardiovascular physiology at NASA, Georgetown University and automotive firms. Dr. Ghavimi holds a Bachelor of Science from Marquette University, and M.S. and Ph.D. in Electrical Engineering from University of Wisconsin-Madison.
Marlene Cephas - Executive VP, Service Delivery
Marlene M. Cephas has been an Executive Vice President of the firm since April 2017 and is responsible for managing the Service Deliver Division. Ms. Cephas also serves as co-sponsor of philanthropic initiatives by supporting social programs. Ms. Cephas joined OmniSolve in 2005 as a principal consultant, and was appointed Director of Community Outreach in January of 2010. Her exemplary work in guiding the youth to advance their academic objectives has transcended OmniSolve’s goals of giving back to the community at large. Ms. Cephas is a Master Black Belt Six Sigma and a Certified Scrum Master. She holds a B.S. in Computer Science from the University of Miami.
Carolyn Adelsten - Executive VP, Operation
Carolyn serves as the Executive Vice President of Operations at OmniSolve since 2006. In this capacity, she is responsible for Human Resources and Contracting and also supports our Business Development initiatives. Ms. Adelsten started her career in Arthur Andersen/Andersen Consulting and has held technical and managerial positions at several fortune 100 companies and Telecommunications start-ups. Ms. Adelsten brings an extensive background in information technology, program management, business process re-engineering, and change management. Ms. Adelsten holds a B.A. in Mathematics with concentration in Computer Science from Bucknell University.
Polus Betmorada - Chief Technology Officer
Polus Betmorada has served in a technical capacity at OmniSolve since 2002. Mr. Betmorada has worked in commercial satellite, mobile-fixed cellular and telephony telecommunication industry as well as in General Services Administration (GSA) Federal Acquisition Service (FAS), Public Buildings Service (PBS) and Department of Justice (DOJ) Law Enforcement Information Sharing Services (LESIS). Mr. Betmorada has led and implemented information technology services and capabilities in the areas of Telecommunication Network Management, Knowledge Management, Enterprise Architecture, Application Development and Integration, and Biometrics. Mr. Betmorada has Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering and Master of Science in Telecommunications and Computers from George Washington University.