Executive DirectorAfter serving in the U.S. Navy Lina went on to begin a career in IT working in various roles encompassing all aspects of what an IT Company should be. Beginning with Support Desk Technician and eventually scaling up to B2B Sales and Account Management. Moving on to gather knowledge in multi-server management and website development. Lina is currently the Executive Director for JumpStart by WRIS while continuing to be the go-to for clients who have grown to know her as their Account Manager.
Operations ManagerSensing the vast potential of the internet in the mid '90s, Charlie left a medical production line supervisor position to launch his own web services business. WRIS (Western Reserve Internet Services) outgrew his house in less than a year, and has continued to expand, necessitating several moves and lots of hires. As an Operations manager, Charlie brings his decades of experience in leading a successful web agency to the JumpStart division to support the growing need for new business website and marketing efforts.
Digital Marketing SpecialistJared joined the JumpStart team as Front-End WP/WebFlow designer in 2020, and has since expanded to manage our Digital Marketing Team. He has a work history in Linux System and Cloud Services Administration but an educational background in Software Development with emphasis on Front-End and UI/UX design. As our Digital Marketing Specialist, he is tasked with designing and maximizing your online business efforts.
Account ManagerBecki grew up on The Big Island of Hawaii and moved to North Carolina when she was 17. She went to a small North Carolina University for her BA in Psychology and went on to get her MS in Education and Administration from the University of Tennessee, Knoxville. As an Account Manager with JumpStartBecki is involved with the acquisition, documentation, and day to day management of key accounts.
Web DeveloperJosh is an enthusiastic and proactive Software Engineer and UI Architect who makes easy to use web applications by discovering how users really think. With twenty years’ experience of designing and developing websites, web applications, and iPhone/Android Applications; Josh has an excellent understanding of how technology can be used to align the requirements of both the business and the client.