Co-founder and CEO
Eric Wimer is the co-founder and CEO of Tharseo IT. Wimer leads a company of highly skilled Health & Human Services IT systems integrators specializing in Oracle on-prem and cloud services. Wimer has significant expertise in designing, deploying and maintaining mission critical applications and databases using Oracle Saas, PaaS, and IaaS platforms. Most recently, he successfully delivered and maintained the District’s first Integrated Eligibility system under the ACA where he managed a $100M budget and over 130 developers and migrated the District’s WIC & Immunization systems to the cloud. Prior to starting Tharseo IT, Wimer successfully started several other IT companies, raised tens of millions in VC funding and had successful careers in large system integrators including PriceWaterhouseCoopers and AT&T Solutions. Wimer proudly served in United States Army. He has a BA & MBA.
Co-founder, President, and COO
Amit Bahadur is the co-founder, President, and COO of Tharseo IT. He has over 20 years of experience in the IT industry, leading projects and people, and implementing large technology programs for Goldman Sachs, Capital One Bank, Anthem Blue Cross BS, Aetna, T.Rowe Price, First Data Corp, Royal Bank of Scotland and Citizens Bank NA. Amit also led the development team of 150 resources to design and build the District of Columbia’s Health Benefit Exchange as part of the Affordable Care Act and is currently leading the effort to deploy the FNS Farmer’s Market Web Portal for the USDA SNAP Program. Amit has a Bachelor’s in Engineering and MBA from the University of Virginia Darden School of Business.
Originating member of Tharseo IT and Director of Human Capital and Operations
Michael Tenreiro is an originating member of Tharseo IT and Director of Human Capital and Operations. Michael is an expert in IT staffing solutions, employee development and organizational development. Prior to Tharseo IT, Michael led all staffing efforts for SMS, a Federal Systems Integrator with contracts totaling over $100 million. Prior to SMS, Michael was a Key Account Manager for Garrison Protective Services-a physical security provider for Fortune 500 companies, where he managed 100+ employees. Michael has his BA and is working towards an MBA.
Oracle Certified Cloud Architect and Platform Application Integration Specialist
Zach Ehrhardt is an Oracle certified Cloud Architect and Platform Application Integration Specialist with 8+ years of relative technical experience. His passion is developing and implementing effective business strategy, AI + RPA (certified UIpath Developer), system architecture, and network security. Zach has migrated several customers into the Oracle Cloud (and Oracle Gov Cloud). He led the technical efforts over at our DC Health project and successfully migrated the enterprise-level Immunization & WIC systems that serve all of DC into the OCI Gov Cloud. Zach is also responsible for building and presenting POCs/demos highlighting Oracle Cloud products tailored to individual customer needs. Zach graduated from the University of Colorado at Boulder with a double BS degree in (1) Information Systems with a technical (CS) track and (2) Human Resources Management.
Practice Director – CX Customer Experience
Lowell Knighton has over 25 years of Customer Experience ranging from operations to solutions architect. He brings extensive knowledge in CX best practices, technology and business transformation. Lowell has implemented the Oracle CX Cloud solutions for many fortune 100 companies as well as government agencies during his career. This includes being part of the Oracle team through the acquisition of RightNow where he was on the Product Management team responsible for technology partnerships. Lowell has also spent time early in his career in customer contact centers as operations as well as a developer and can help bring a cohesive solution for all levels of customer / citizen experience (CX). Lowell has a BS degree in information systems from BYU.
Marketing and Operations
HeeMin Kim has worked in the Marketing and Operations industry for 5+ years. Prior to Tharseo IT, HeeMin’s projects focused on SEO, SMO, Email Marketing, Advertisement, Operations, and Event Planning. She received her BS degree in Marketing Analytics.