March 1, 2016

Our Team

DJ Wardynski, President and FounderDJ Wardynski, President and Founder

DJ launched Brainspire in 2013. For over 20 years DJ has built teams of expert software developers, helping the most dynamic Colorado companies achieve their goals. He is committed to the success of Brainspire’s employees, clients, and the overall Denver business/technology community by building enduring relationships and solving the complex software challenges all businesses face.

 


Vincent DiBiase, VP of Business Development and Marketing

Vincent is a client-focused business development and marketing executive with a proven, 25-year track record of driving revenue and profitable growth by listening to customer needs and delivering win-win solutions to clients.  He has worked in a number of different industries including telecommunications, software, broadband and education.

 


Adam Goth, Consultant

Adam is a software developer with a wide-range of experience. After graduating from the University of Central Florida in 2010, he began his career developing reports using SQL and other various database-related technologies. He has since worked on a number of mobile and web applications, gaining experience with SQL, Swift, JavaScript, and C# along the way. He enjoys learning new technologies and finds joy in turning small ideas into useful tools.


Amanda Hughes, Brainspire Consultant

Amanda Hughes, Consultant

Amanda has been a consultant for 5 years and specializes in business intelligence solutions – especially the Microsoft BI stack. Although she has the most experience in data and reporting, Amanda is also skilled in WordPress web design, C#, JavaScript, and SharePoint development. Amanda is a quick learner and always welcomes a challenge.

 


Brent Putman, Brainspire Consultant

Brent Putman, Consultant

Brent joined the Brainspire team after graduating from the Colorado School of Mines. He has experience with a range of technologies including object oriented programming, web development, and mobile application development. His primary goal is to help clients achieve their business goals. Brent enjoys solving challenging problems and putting new technologies to work.

 


David McGhee, Brainspire Consultant

David McGhee, Consultant

David (B.S. C.I.S. Columbia College) is a very skilled Scrum Master, .NET Architect, WCF and MVC Developer, and SQL designer with 11 years total experience. He possesses experience in TDD, DDD, Agile, Waterfall, and Behavioral Development methodologies. He is a quick learner and is able to produce quality results quickly with new technologies.

 


Ena Vu, Consultant

Ena has been a software developer for over three years – primarily focusing on ASP.NET, C#, AngularJS and SQL server. She has a well-rounded background, including experience in criminal justice and non-profits. Ena has strong organizational skills, focus, and drive. She believes in the power of technology and data to improve the lives of individuals and organizations.

 


Jared Steele, Brainspire Consultant

Jared Steele, Consultant

Jared is a software developer with 5 years of experience who received a BS of Computer Science from the Colorado School of Mines. Jared has a variety of experience in designing and building Web Applications, Mobile Applications, and Web Services. He enjoys getting to know the challenges that businesses face and helping them overcome them with innovative software solutions.

 


Jared Barnes, Consultant

Jared is a full stack software developer specializing in middle tier and back-end development. He brings over 10 years of experience in multiple languages, primarily C#/.NET and Java, with additional experience in SQL Server, PostgreSQL, and MongoDB. He has had extensive involvement developing everything from small-scale desktop applications to enterprise-level web services. Jared is continually in pursuit of new knowledge and skills that can be used to further his development acumen. He graduated from the University of Colorado at Boulder with a B.S. in Computer Science.


Jonah Walker, Brainspire Consultant

Jonah Walker, Consultant

Jonah is a full stack software developer specializing in font-end web development. He has had experience with many languages throughout the course of his career and is always looking to build on those skills with new projects that push the limits of his knowledge. Jonah’s development style is focused on simplicity, modularity, and automation.

 


LP Rodgers, Brainspire Consultant

LP Rodgers, Consultant

LP has over 11 years of experience as a full stack software developer with a broad skill-set spanning Microsoft and *nix platforms and technologies. In addition to his technical knowledge, one of his greatest strengths is his ability to uncover hidden issues through communication and investigation. LP graduated from Mesa State College with a B.S. in Computer Science.

 


Nick Tarnowsky, Consultant

Nick graduated from Ferris State University with a B.S. in Applied Math and Computer Science in 2013. He has a variety of exprences but he has primarily worked as a full stack developer with .NET. His primary goal is to help clients in solving the challenges they face. He is a quick learner who enjoys working with new technologies and solving problems.

 


Patrick O'Malley, Brainspire Consultant

Patrick O’Malley, Consultant

Patrick has spent the last 30 years helping companies of all sizes wade through the ever changing technology landscape. He is skilled in strategic planning, enterprise architecture, technical innovation management, software development, and change management. With an expertise in java software architecture and HTML systems development, he utilizes service-based architectures and agile software development methodologies to produce flexible systems – including mobile solutions and high-security systems.


Steve Latsch, Brainspire Consultant

Steve Latsch, Consultant

Steve joined the Brainspire team after recently relocating from the Great Lakes region. Having spent most of his decade long career developing accounting and manufacturing software for the metal services industry, he is proficient in object-oriented programming using .NET and SQL databases. He also has considerable experience designing User Interfaces in both WPF and WinForms. Steve strives to provide end users with the tools they need to manage complex business processes.