Executive Team

We are committed to building a culture of excellence. We encourage every SMS employee to do what’s right, to respect others, and to accept responsibility for his or her actions. The management team's average tenure with SMS is over 20 years. 

Bert Rosecan
Bert Rosecan

Founder and CEO

Juan Hernandez
Juan Hernandez

President

Luis Laranjeira
Luis Laranjeira

Executive Vice President

Juan Morales
Juan Morales

Chief Financial Officer

John Ladd
John Ladd

Chief Operating Officer

Neil Belden
Neil Belden

General Counsel

Melanie Shipley
Melanie Shipley

Vice President, Human Resources/FSO

John Cordeiro
John Cordeiro

Vice President, Strategic Programs

Rakesh Patel
Rakesh Patel

Vice President, Service Delivery

Ben Friedman
Ben Friedman

Director of Operations

Rick Nitschke
Rick Nitschke

Chief Information Officer

Thomas Kupiec
Thomas Kupiec

Chief Information Security Officer

Darren Schmid
Darren Schmid

Director, Service Delivery

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