People

Our team includes industry-leading consultants – many of whom are former utility directors, municipal managers, and public-sector employees – who have an in-depth understanding of the challenges that today’s utilities and government agencies face. Raftelis consultants provide insights and expertise to help utilities and public-sector organizations operate as high-performing, sustainable entities providing essential services to our communities.

Executive Team / Board

Tom Beckley

Vice President

Laura Bowles

Board Member

Peiffer Brandt

President and CEO

Bernard Burns

Board Member

Michael Burton

Executive Vice President

Elaine Conti

Executive Vice President

Joe Crea

Vice President

Jon Davis

Executive Vice President

Melissa Elliott, APR

Vice President of Communications and Marketing

Michelle Ferguson

Vice President

Sanjay Gaur

Vice President

Rick Giardina, CPA

Executive Vice President

Tony Hairston

Vice President

Bart Kreps

Vice President

Melissa Levin

Vice President

Henrietta Locklear, MPA

Vice President

John Mastracchio, CFA

Vice President

Chris McPhee

Vice President

Julia Novak

Executive Vice President

Rob Ori, CPA

Executive Vice President

Sudhir Pardiwala, PE

Executive Vice President

Andre Powell

Board Member

George Raftelis

Founder & Chair Emeritus

Ben Rawls

Board Member Emeritus

Keith Readling, PE

Executive Vice President

Harold Smith

Vice President

Bill Stannard, PE

Chairman of the Board

Henry Thomas

Vice President

Darin Thomas

Vice President

Catherine Tuck Parrish

Vice President

Management

Doug Bean

Director of Government Services

Thierry Boveri, CGFM

Senior Manager

Neil Cameron

Principal Consultant

Catherine Carter

Manager

Jesse Charette

Software Developer / Manager

Bill Connors

Principal Consultant

Rocky Craley

Senior Manager

Todd Cristiano

Senior Manager

Katie Cromwell

Manager

Collin Drat

Manager

Angie Flores

Senior Manager

Dave Fox

Senior Manager

Steve Gagnon, PE

Senior Manager

Heather Gantz

Manager

Seth Garrison

Senior Manager

Murray Hamilton, Jr., CPA

Senior Manager

Rebekka G. Hosken

Manager

Jonathan Ingram

Senior Manager

Theresa Jurotich, PE, PMP

Manager

Will Kerr, CPA

Manager

Lindsey Knight

Software Developer / Manager

Kevin Kostiuk

Manager

Steven McDonald, CVA

Chief Economist/Valuation Services

Rich McGillis

Senior Manager

Mike McGing

Principal Consultant

Shawn Ocasio

Manager

Mark Olson

Senior Manager

Joshua Rauch

Manager

Andrew Rheem

Senior Manager

Mike Rocca

Principal Consultant

Ryan Smith

Manager

Jenn Tavantzis

Manager

Mac Underwood

Principal Consultant

Dave Vaclavik, PE

Principal Consultant

Brandon Vatter, PE

Senior Manager

Samantha Villegas, APR

Director of Strategic Communication Services

Joe Williams

Manager

Jeffrey Wilson

Manager

John Wright, CPA

Senior Manager

Senior Consultants

Jim Armstrong

Senior Consultant

Samantha Brown, PE

Senior Consultant

Robin Chacko

Senior Consultant

Joe Collins

Senior Consultant

Christina Conchilla

Senior Consultant

Lauren Demine

Senior Consultant

Charles Diamond

Senior Consultant

Austin Dixon

Senior Consultant

Luke Eastman

Senior Consultant

Zachary Green

Senior Consultant

Erik Johnson

Senior Consultant

Brian Kirsch, PhD.

Senior Consultant

Matthew Ori

Senior Consultant

Hannah Palmer-Dwore

Senior Consultant

Khanh Phan

Senior Consultant

Nancy Phan

Senior Consultant

Justin Rasor

Senior Consultant

Delaney Ridgley

Senior Consultant

Philip Sapone

Senior Consultant

Nick Smith

Senior Consultant

Mary Tchamkina

Senior Consultant

Jennifer Teal

Senior Consultant

Vanessa Waller

Senior Consultant

Matt Wittern, APR, PMP

Senior Consultant

Corporate Functions

Jimmie Duncan

IT Manager

David George

Marketing Director

Matt Jackson

Director of Financial Operations

Amanda Wahula

Creative Services Manager

Lisa Wilson, PHR, SHRM-CP

Director of Human Resources

All Team Members

Jim Armstrong

Senior Consultant

Doug Bean

Director of Government Services

Tom Beckley

Vice President

Thierry Boveri, CGFM

Senior Manager

Laura Bowles

Board Member

Peiffer Brandt

President and CEO

Samantha Brown, PE

Senior Consultant

Bernard Burns

Board Member

Michael Burton

Executive Vice President

Neil Cameron

Principal Consultant

Catherine Carter

Manager

Robin Chacko

Senior Consultant

Jesse Charette

Software Developer / Manager

Joe Collins

Senior Consultant

Christina Conchilla

Senior Consultant

Bill Connors

Principal Consultant

Elaine Conti

Executive Vice President

Rocky Craley

Senior Manager

Joe Crea

Vice President

Todd Cristiano

Senior Manager

Katie Cromwell

Manager

Jon Davis

Executive Vice President

Lauren Demine

Senior Consultant

Charles Diamond

Senior Consultant

Austin Dixon

Senior Consultant

Collin Drat

Manager

Jimmie Duncan

IT Manager

Luke Eastman

Senior Consultant

Melissa Elliott, APR

Vice President of Communications and Marketing

Michelle Ferguson

Vice President

Angie Flores

Senior Manager

Dave Fox

Senior Manager

Steve Gagnon, PE

Senior Manager

Heather Gantz

Manager

Seth Garrison

Senior Manager

Sanjay Gaur

Vice President

David George

Marketing Director

Rick Giardina, CPA

Executive Vice President

Zachary Green

Senior Consultant

Tony Hairston

Vice President

Murray Hamilton, Jr., CPA

Senior Manager

Rebekka G. Hosken

Manager

Jonathan Ingram

Senior Manager

Matt Jackson

Director of Financial Operations

Erik Johnson

Senior Consultant

Theresa Jurotich, PE, PMP

Manager

Will Kerr, CPA

Manager

Brian Kirsch, PhD.

Senior Consultant

Lindsey Knight

Software Developer / Manager

Kevin Kostiuk

Manager

Bart Kreps

Vice President

Melissa Levin

Vice President

Henrietta Locklear, MPA

Vice President

John Mastracchio, CFA

Vice President

Steven McDonald, CVA

Chief Economist/Valuation Services

Rich McGillis

Senior Manager

Mike McGing

Principal Consultant

Chris McPhee

Vice President

Julia Novak

Executive Vice President

Shawn Ocasio

Manager

Mark Olson

Senior Manager

Matthew Ori

Senior Consultant

Rob Ori, CPA

Executive Vice President

Hannah Palmer-Dwore

Senior Consultant

Sudhir Pardiwala, PE

Executive Vice President

Khanh Phan

Senior Consultant

Nancy Phan

Senior Consultant

Andre Powell

Board Member

George Raftelis

Founder & Chair Emeritus

Justin Rasor

Senior Consultant

Joshua Rauch

Manager

Ben Rawls

Board Member Emeritus

Keith Readling, PE

Executive Vice President

Andrew Rheem

Senior Manager

Delaney Ridgley

Senior Consultant

Mike Rocca

Principal Consultant

Philip Sapone

Senior Consultant

Harold Smith

Vice President

Ryan Smith

Manager

Nick Smith

Senior Consultant

Bill Stannard, PE

Chairman of the Board

Jenn Tavantzis

Manager

Mary Tchamkina

Senior Consultant

Jennifer Teal

Senior Consultant

Henry Thomas

Vice President

Darin Thomas

Vice President

Catherine Tuck Parrish

Vice President

Mac Underwood

Principal Consultant

Dave Vaclavik, PE

Principal Consultant

Brandon Vatter, PE

Senior Manager

Samantha Villegas, APR

Director of Strategic Communication Services

Amanda Wahula

Creative Services Manager

Vanessa Waller

Senior Consultant

Joe Williams

Manager

Lisa Wilson, PHR, SHRM-CP

Director of Human Resources

Jeffrey Wilson

Manager

Matt Wittern, APR, PMP

Senior Consultant

John Wright, CPA

Senior Manager